witlessly
adverb see witless

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • witlessly — index unknowingly Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • witlessly — witless ► ADJECTIVE ▪ foolish; stupid. DERIVATIVES witlessly adverb witlessness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Witlessly — Witless Wit less, a. Destitute of wit or understanding; wanting thought; hence, indiscreet; not under the guidance of judgment. Witless bravery. Shak. [1913 Webster] A witty mother! witless else her son. Shak. [1913 Webster] Witless pity breedeth …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • witlessly — See witless. * * * …   Universalium

  • witlessly — adverb in a witless manner …   Wiktionary

  • witlessly — adv. stupidly, in a witless manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • witlessly — wit·less·ly …   English syllables

  • witlessly — adverb : in a witless manner : foolishly, stupidly …   Useful english dictionary

  • witless — witlessly, adv. witlessness, n. /wit lis/, adj. lacking wit or intelligence; stupid; foolish. [bef. 1000; ME; OE witleas. See WIT1, LESS] * * * …   Universalium

  • witless — adjective Date: before 12th century 1. destitute of wit or understanding ; foolish 2. mentally deranged ; crazy < drive one witless with anxiety William Styron > • witlessly adverb • witlessness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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