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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - As if dead; Without animation or vitality.

Usage examples (40)
  • The girl lay in her arms lifelessly
  • lifelessly he performed the song
  • Adjective : lifeless matter. ,a lifeless planet. ,a battlefield strewn with lifeless bodies. ,a lifeless performance of a play
  • It fell lifelessly on the stomach of the dead man. for more
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