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The synonyms of “Mindless” are: forgetful, unmindful, reasonless, senseless, vacuous, stupid, idiotic, brainless, imbecilic, imbecile, asinine, witless, foolish, empty-headed, unintelligent, half-witted, dull, slow-witted, obtuse, doltish, blockish, unthinking, thoughtless, gratuitous, careless, wanton, indiscriminate, unreasoning, brutish, barbarous, barbaric, mechanical, automatic, routine, robotic, indifferent to, heedless of, unaware of, unmindful of, careless of, insensible to, blind to
Mindless as an Adjective
Definitions of "Mindless" as an adjective
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “mindless” as an adjective can have the following definitions:
- Devoid of intelligence or thought.
- Not marked by the use of reason.
- Not thinking of or concerned about.
- Lacking the thinking capacity characteristic of a conscious being.
- Devoid of intelligence.
- Not mindful or attentive- G.B.Shaw.
- Requiring little mental effort.
- Acting or done without justification and with no concern for the consequences.
- Not mindful or attentive.
- (of an activity) so simple or repetitive as to be performed automatically.
Synonyms of "Mindless" as an adjective (42 Words)
|asinine||Devoid of intelligence.|
Lydia ignored his asinine remark.
|automatic||(of a firearm) self-loading and able to fire continuously until the ammunition is exhausted or the pressure on the trigger is released.|
|barbaric||Without civilizing influences-Margaret Meade.|
Barbaric use of color or ornament.
|barbarous||Primitive and uncivilized.|
Avoiding barbarous sentences or ambiguities.
|blind to||Unable or unwilling to perceive or understand.|
|blockish||Big, bulky, or crude in form or appearance.|
His blockish architecture is ugly if functional.
|brainless||Not using intelligence.|
A brainless bimbo.
|brutish||Resembling a beast; showing lack of human sensibility.|
A dull and brutish man.
|careless||(usually followed by `of’) without due thought or consideration.|
He admitted careless driving.
|careless of||Effortless and unstudied.|
|doltish||Heavy and dull and stupid.|
A doltish character.
|dull||(of business) not active or brisk.|
Dull greens and blues.
|empty-headed||Lacking seriousness; given to frivolity.|
|foolish||Lacking good sense or judgement; unwise.|
|forgetful||Not mindful or attentive.|
She was soon forgetful of the time.
|gratuitous||Done without good reason; uncalled for.|
|half-witted||Retarded in intellectual development.|
|heedless of||Marked by or paying little heed or attention–Franklin D. Roosevelt.|
I was able to hum its idiotic theme tune.
Try not to make imbecile remarks.
|imbecilic||Having a mental age of three to seven years.|
|indifferent to||Having only a limited ability to react chemically; chemically inactive.|
|indiscriminate||Failing to make or recognize distinctions.|
The indiscriminate use of antibiotics can cause problems.
|insensible to||Unresponsive to stimulation.|
|mechanical||(of an action) done without thought or spontaneity; automatic.|
A mechanical device.
|obtuse||Lacking in insight or discernment- Jasper Griffin.|
It had strange obtuse teeth.
|reasonless||Not endowed with the capacity to reason.|
An apparently arbitrary and reasonless change.
|robotic||Resembling the unthinking functioning of a machine.|
His robotic voice.
|routine||Found in the ordinary course of events.|
The Ministry insisted that this was just a routine annual drill.
|senseless||Lacking sense or understanding or judgment.|
The attack left a policeman beaten senseless.
|slow-witted||Retarded in intellectual development.|
|thoughtless||Showing lack of careful thought.|
The thoughtless saying of a great princess on being informed that the people had no bread Let them eat cake.
|unaware of||Not aware.|
|unintelligent||Having or showing a low level of intelligence.|
A dull job with lazy and unintelligent co workers.
|unmindful||Not conscious or aware.|
While thus unmindful of his steps he stumbled.
|unmindful of||Not mindful or attentive- G.B.Shaw.|
|unreasoning||Not based on reason or evidence.|
|unthinking||Expressed, done, or acting without proper consideration of the consequences.|
She was at pains to correct unthinking prejudices.
|vacuous||Devoid of significance or point.|
A vacuous mind.
He was scared witless.
Usage Examples of "Mindless" as an adjective
- The shrieking of the mindless wind.
- Mindless of the fact she was in her nightie, she rushed to the door.
- Mindless violence.
- Mindless tasks.
- A generation of mindless vandals.
- The monotony of housework turns it into a mindless task.