Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [l'aɪfləs]
Pronunciations of lifeless
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meaning of the word
deprived of life; no longer living; "a lifeless body"
destitute or having been emptied of life or living beings; "after the dance the littered and lifeless ballroom echoed hollowly"
He raised up the almost lifeless girl, and forced open her lips.
He pressed himself into a niche and, half lifeless with terror, waited.
The leaves of the trees hung limp and lifeless, for no breeze was stirring.
Of course it was the body of the rider as it slipped lifeless to the earth.
From the first bite, the Locust becomes a lifeless thing; the Spider's poison has settled him.
I returned soon after, and found my son lifeless at the door, on the spot where he was killed!
All that he could do he had done, he had shielded her body with his own, it must have been over his lifeless body that they had taken her.
It was a fair child, stretched nearly lifeless on the rock, its breast heaving with thirst, its eyes closed, and its lips parched and burning.
His first glance was for Buck, over whose limp and apparently lifeless body Nig was setting up a howl, while Skeet was licking the wet face and closed eyes.
It seemed to her that those lifeless fingers must relax at any instant and then, when she had about given up hope, she saw a strong brown hand reach up and grasp the side of the fuselage.
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