Definition of senselessly in US English:



  • See senseless

    • ‘I guess he's now one of my oldest surviving mates, many others having disappeared without trace, turned into jerks, or senselessly died on the roads.’
    • ‘It is repulsive. In every war, soldiers commit atrocities and die senselessly, often because of the mistakes of their superior officers.’
    • ‘And by not taking this lesson to heart, it becomes appallingly easy for the world to stand by and watch as human lives are senselessly wasted time and again.’
    • ‘After rambling ineptly and senselessly for a while, he burbles ‘I just called to say I… like you.'’
    • ‘Not only is it grossly stupid, it is senselessly violent.’