left unnamed: a certain person who shall be nameless.
anonymous: a nameless source of information.
incapable of being specified or described: a nameless charm.
too shocking or vile to be specified: a nameless crime.
having no legitimate paternal name
, as a child born out of wedlock.
unknown to fame; obscure: a nameless poet; nameless defenders of the country.
Origin: 1275–1325; Middle English; Related forms