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soulless

[sohl-lis] /ˈsoʊl lɪs/
adjective
1.
without a soul.
2.
lacking in nobility of soul, as persons; without spirit or courage.
Origin
1545-1555
1545-55; soul + -less
Related forms
soullessly, adverb
soullessness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for soullessness

soulless

/ˈsəʊllɪs/
adjective
1.
lacking any humanizing qualities or influences; dead; mechanical: soulless work
2.
(of a person) lacking in sensitivity or nobility
3.
heartless; cruel
Derived Forms
soullessly, adverb
soullessness, noun
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Word Origin and History for soullessness

soulless

adj.

Old English sawolleas "dead, lifeless;" see soul (n.1) + -less. Modern use (1550s) likely is a re-formation.

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