Sinewless
Sinewless Sin"ew*less, a. Having no sinews; hence, having no strength or vigor. [1913 Webster]

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  • sinewless — index languid, powerless Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • sinewless — sin·ew·less …   English syllables

  • sinewless — ˈ ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷lə̇s adjective : having no sinews …   Useful english dictionary

  • sinew — sinewless, adj. /sin yooh/, n. 1. a tendon. 2. Often, sinews. the source of strength, power, or vigor: the sinews of the nation. 3. strength; power; resilience: a man of great moral sinew. v.t. 4. to furnish with sinews; strengthen, as by sinews …   Universalium

  • languid — I adjective adynamic, anemic, apathetic, apathetical, asthenic, drooping, dry, dull, empty, exanimate, exhausted, faint, fatigued, feeble, flagging, hebetudinous, impotent, inactive, indifferent, ineffective, inert, lackadaisical, languens,… …   Law dictionary

  • powerless — I adjective abrogated, adynamic, asthenic, canceled, crippled, debilitated, decrepit, defenseless, deposed, disabled, disqualified, drooping, droopy, effete, emasculated, exhausted, faint, faintish, feeble, figurehead, flaccid, forceless, fragile …   Law dictionary

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  • bloodless — Synonyms and related words: achromatic, achromic, anemic, anesthetic, arid, ashen, ashy, asthenic, at peace, barren, blah, blank, bled white, cadaverous, calm, characterless, chicken, chloranemic, cold, colorless, concordant, cowardly, dead,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • castrated — Synonyms and related words: asexual, bad, butchered, cold, crippled, cut short, debilitated, demasculinized, devitalized, disabled, docked, effeminized, emasculate, emasculated, enervated, eunuchized, frigid, frustrated, game, garbled, gelded,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • chicken — Synonyms and related words: Ancona, Andalusian, Australorp, Bantam, Brahma, Campine, Cochin, Cornish, Cornish hen, Hamburg, Hershey bar, Leghorn, Lord Fauntleroy, Milquetoast, New Hampshire red, Orpington, Percy, Plymouth Rock, Rhode Island red,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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