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mo·tion·less

 (mō′shən-lĭs)
adj.
Having or making no motion.

mo′tion·less·ly adv.
mo′tion·less·ness n.

motionless

(ˈməʊʃənlɪs)
adj
not moving; absolutely still
ˈmotionlessly adv
ˈmotionlessness n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.motionless - not in physical motion; "the inertia of an object at rest"
nonmoving, unmoving - not in motion

motionless

motionless

adjective
Translations
بلا حِراك، ساكِن، عَديم الحَرَكَهسَاكِنٌ
nehybný
ubevægelig
liikkumaton
nepomičan
hreyfingarlaus
動かない
가만히 있는
orörlig
ไม่มีการเคลื่อนไหว
bất động

motionless

[ˈməʊʃənlɪs] ADJinmóvil
to remain motionlesspermanecer inmóvil, permanecer sin moverse

motionless

[ˈməʊʃənləs] adj [sit, stand, lie, remain] → immobile
to remain motionless → rester immobilemotion of censure n (PARLIAMENT)motion f de censuremotion picture nfilm mmotion sickness nmal m des transports

motionless

[ˈməʊʃnlɪs] adjimmobile

motion

(ˈməuʃən) noun
1. the act or state of moving. the motion of the planets; He lost the power of motion.
2. a single movement or gesture. He summoned the waiter with a motion of the hand.
3. a proposal put before a meeting. She was asked to speak against the motion in the debate.
verb
to make a movement or sign eg directing a person or telling him to do something. He motioned (to) her to come nearer.
ˈmotionless adjective
not moving. a motionless figure.
motion picture
a cinema film.
in motion
moving. Don't jump on the bus while it is in motion.

motionless

سَاكِنٌ nehybný ubevægelig bewegungslos ακίνητος inmóvil liikkumaton statique nepomičan immobile 動かない 가만히 있는 bewegingloos ubevegelig unieruchomiony imóvel неподвижный orörlig ไม่มีการเคลื่อนไหว hareketsiz bất động 不动的

motionless

a. sin movimiento, inmóvil.
References in classic literature ?
A bitter sense of wrong and the thought of Jenny Snow helped her to bear it, and, taking the ignominious place, she fixed her eyes on the stove funnel above what now seemed a sea of faces, and stood there, so motionless and white that the girls found it hard to study with that pathetic figure before them.
The piece of glass broken out at the corner of the window just nipped off the bare heel of the boy standing motionless and looking with rapt eyes into the face of the Christ.
His yellow face was lifted in the light, with a show of white teeth, all grinning, and his shrunken, papery eyelids lay motionless over his blind eyes.
A lateen sail was visible in the direction of Cat Island, and others to the south seemed almost motionless in the far distance.
The Indian rose slowly from his seat, and stood for near a minute silent and motionless.
Be the cause what it may, this little, quiet, never-ceasing throb of Time's pulse, repeating its small strokes with such busy regularity, in Judge Pyncheon's motionless hand, has an effect of terror, which we do not find in any other accompaniment of the scene.
The wide bosom of the Tappan Zee lay motionless and glassy, excepting that here and there a gentle undulation waved and prolonged the blue shallow of the distant mountain.
The moon made the night extraordinarily penetrable and showed me on the lawn a person, diminished by distance, who stood there motionless and as if fascinated, looking up to where I had appeared--looking, that is, not so much straight at me as at something that was apparently above me.
There now came a lull in his look, as he silently turned over the leaves of the Book once more; and, at last, standing motionless, with closed eyes, for the moment, seemed communing with God and himself.
As the frantic old man thus spoke and thus trampled with his live and dead feet, a sneering triumph that seemed meant for Ahab, and a fatalistic despair that seemed meant for himself --these passed over the mute, motionless Parsee's face.
All day long the rivers of hot blood poured forth, until, with the sun beating down, and the air motionless, the stench was enough to knock a man over; all the old smells of a generation would be drawn out by this heat--for there was never any washing of the walls and rafters and pillars, and they were caked with the filth of a lifetime.
The rim of black spread slowly into the sun's disk, my heart beat higher and higher, and still the assemblage and the priest stared into the sky, motionless.