senseless

[sens-lis]
adjective
1.
destitute or deprived of sensation; unconscious.
2.
lacking mental perception, appreciation, or comprehension.
3.
stupid or foolish, as persons or actions.
4.
nonsensical or meaningless, as words: This letter is either cryptic or senseless.

Origin:
1550–60; sense + -less

senselessly, adverb
senselessness, noun


1. insensate, insensible. 2. unperceiving, undiscerning. 3. silly, idiotic, inane, witless, asinine.


2. sensitive. 3. intelligent.
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senseless (ˈsɛnslɪs)
 
adj
1.  lacking in sense; foolish: a senseless plan
2.  lacking in feeling; unconscious
3.  lacking in perception; stupid
 
'senselessly
 
adv
 
'senselessness
 
n

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Word Origin & History

senseless
1557, "without sensation," from sense (n.) + -less. Of actions, etc., "devoid of purpose, proceeding from lack of intelligence," it is attested from 1579.
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Example sentences
And the greedy generation of gunk hypotheses through senseless pattern
  recognition is a hindrance to that.
Despite the injuries he had already suffered, upon capture he was promptly
  bayoneted in the ankle and then beaten senseless.
It takes away from your total vacation budget and it's senseless because you
  have so many options when it comes to saving money.
Others are wondering about the senseless loss of life.
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