Heartlessly
Heartless Heart"less, a. 1. Without a heart. [1913 Webster]

You have left me heartless; mine is in your bosom. --J. Webster. [1913 Webster]

2. Destitute of courage; spiritless; despondent. [1913 Webster]

Heartless they fought, and quitted soon their ground. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

Heartless and melancholy. --W. Irwing. [1913 Webster]

3. Destitute of feeling or affection; unsympathetic; cruel. ``The heartless parasites.'' --Byron. -- {Heart"less*ly}, adv. -- {Heart"less*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • heartlessly — heartless ► ADJECTIVE ▪ completely lacking in feeling or consideration. DERIVATIVES heartlessly adverb heartlessness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • heartlessly — adverb in a heartless manner she behaves rather heartlessly toward her admirers • Derived from adjective: ↑heartless …   Useful english dictionary

  • heartlessly — adverb see heartless …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • heartlessly — See heartless. * * * …   Universalium

  • heartlessly — adverb In a heartless manner …   Wiktionary

  • heartlessly — Synonyms and related words: apathetically, chickenheartedly, cold bloodedly, coldheartedly, coldly, cravenly, cruelly, deadpan, dejectedly, despairingly, despondently, discouragedly, disheartenedly, disinterestedly, dispassionately, dispiritedly …   Moby Thesaurus

  • heartlessly — adv. cruelly, mercilessly, in an unsympathetic manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • heartlessly — heart·less·ly …   English syllables

  • heartlessly — See: heartless …   English dictionary

  • heartlessly adv — I only have diamonds, clubs and spades, said Tom heartlessly …   English expressions

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