adjective see direction

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • directionless — adj. 1. purposeless. Opposite of {purposeful}. Syn: adrift(predicate), afloat(predicate), aimless, planless, rudderless, undirected. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • directionless — [[t]daɪre̱kʃ(ə)nləs, dɪr [/t]] ADJ GRADED If you describe an activity or an organization as directionless, you mean that it does not seem to have any point or purpose. If you describe a person as directionless, you mean that they do not seem to… …   English dictionary

  • directionless — /dəˈrɛkʃənləs/ (say duh rekshuhnluhs) adjective 1. lacking a direction for activity: a directionless market. 2. lacking motivation or goals: a directionless youth …   Australian English dictionary

  • directionless — di|rec|tion|less [dıˈrekʃənləs, daı ] adj lacking a clear direction or aim ▪ I felt directionless and lost …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • directionless — direction ► NOUN 1) a course along which someone or something moves, or which leads to a destination. 2) a point to or from which a person or thing moves or faces. 3) the action of directing or managing people. 4) (directions) instructions on how …   English terms dictionary

  • directionless — See direction. * * * …   Universalium

  • directionless — adjective Lacking direction; aimless …   Wiktionary

  • directionless — di|rec|tion|less [ dı rekʃənləs, daı rekʃənləs ] adjective lacking a definite purpose or plan …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • directionless — adj. aimless, lacking a focus, lacking a goal …   English contemporary dictionary

  • directionless — adjective lacking in purpose or aims …   English new terms dictionary

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