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emotionless

[ ih-moh-shuh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF emotionless

Synonyms for emotionless

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Antonyms for emotionless

  • biased
  • emotional
  • feeling
  • passionate
  • responsive
  • demonstrative
  • sympathetic
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EMOTIONLESS

To all outward seeming, nerveless, emotionless, an abject creature.

The thin carven features of the children were emotionless, waiting.

His face was emotionless as he looked beyond the light into the bisected shell.

"I know," she said, ever emotionless before so much emotion.

"And damned, I hope," she answered me in that same cold, emotionless voice.

“I told you how to argue,” he said in his emotionless voice.

"We were going to talk about the Space Guard," Lyla said in an emotionless tone.

The voice, thin, flat and emotionless, came through a small amplifier.

And when at last Grimm spoke, the old man's voice was as emotionless as his face.

She delivered this for what it was worth, in an uninterested, emotionless voice.

WORD ORIGIN

1570s, "a (social) moving, stirring, agitation," from Middle French émotion (16c.), from Old French emouvoir "stir up" (12c.), from Latin emovere "move out, remove, agitate," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + movere "to move" (see move (v.)). Sense of "strong feeling" is first recorded 1650s; extended to any feeling by 1808.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR EMOTIONLESS

apathetic

adjectiveuncaring, disinterested
  • blah
  • callous
  • cold
  • cool
  • could care less
  • couldn't care less
  • don't give a damn
  • draggy
  • emotionless
  • flat
  • impassive
  • indifferent
  • insensible
  • laid-back
  • languid
  • moony
  • passive
  • stoic
  • stolid
  • unconcerned
  • unemotional
  • unfeeling
  • uninterested
  • unmoved
  • unresponsive
  • untouched
  • what the hell
  • wimpy
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