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But I let myself be lured into long spells of senseless and sensual ease.

Lady Delacour was senseless, supported in the surgeon's arms.

"Five dollars," repeated the old lady, lapsing into senseless iteration.

The death of her son had been like a blow on the head that had felled her senseless to the ground.

It appeared that all the cattle on the plain joined in the blind and senseless charge.

They're not senseless brutes; they have a streak of man's intelligence.

But again that unexplainable, senseless "hunch" restrained him.

An hour after he had gone back and found him a senseless thing, human only in shape.

No; you remember that she was senseless at the moment when the bottle was opened.

The wretch lifted his fist to strike her senseless, but the blow did not fall.

WORD ORIGIN

1550s, "without sensation," from sense (n.) + -less. Of actions, etc., "devoid of purpose, proceeding from lack of intelligence," it is attested from 1570s. Related: Senselessly; senselessness.

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