clueless
adjective Date: 1743 1. having or providing no clue <
a clueless case for the police to solve
>
2. completely or hopelessly bewildered, unaware, ignorant, or foolish <
clueless about what they want
>

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  • clueless — adj. 1. not providing any clue. [PJC] 2. completely uninformed or unaware; hopelessly ignorant; utterly bewildered. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clueless — [klo͞o′ləs] adj. 1. lacking clues or information 2. Informal a) stupid; obtuse b) ignorant or uninformed, specif. regarding a certain situation or matter [clueless about baseball] * * * …   Universalium

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  • clueless — 1862, trackless, from CLUE (Cf. clue) (n.) + LESS (Cf. less). Meaning ignorant, uninformed is from 1943, said to be RAF slang from 1930s. Student slang use by 1985 is perhaps an independent extension along the same line. Related: Cluelessly;… …   Etymology dictionary

  • clueless — ► ADJECTIVE informal ▪ having no knowledge, understanding, or ability. DERIVATIVES cluelessly adverb cluelessness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • clueless — [[t]klu͟ːləs[/t]] ADJ GRADED: oft ADJ about n (disapproval) If you describe someone as clueless, you are showing your disapproval of the fact that they do not know anything about a particular subject or that they are incapable of doing a… …   English dictionary

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