passionless


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pas·sion·less

 (păsh′ən-lĭs)
adj.
1. Lacking strong emotion or feeling: a rather passionless plea for clemency.
2. Unbiased or impartial; detached: a newspaper's passionless account of a sensational trial.

passionless

(ˈpæʃənlɪs)
adj
1. empty of emotion or feeling: a passionless marriage.
2. calm and detached; dispassionate
ˈpassionlessly adv
ˈpassionlessness n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.passionless - not passionate; "passionless observation of human nature"
unemotional - unsusceptible to or destitute of or showing no emotion
unenthusiastic - not enthusiastic; lacking excitement or ardor; "an unenthusiastic performance by the orchestra"; "unenthusiastic applause"
cold - extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion; "a cold unfriendly nod"; "a cold and unaffectionate person"; "a cold impersonal manner"; "cold logic"; "the concert left me cold"
passionate - having or expressing strong emotions
2.passionless - unmoved by feeling; "he kept his emotionless objectivity and faith in the cause he served"; "this passionless girl was like an icicle in the sunshine"-Margaret Deland
cold - extended meanings; especially of psychological coldness; without human warmth or emotion; "a cold unfriendly nod"; "a cold and unaffectionate person"; "a cold impersonal manner"; "cold logic"; "the concert left me cold"

passionless

passionless

adjective
Deficient in or lacking sexual desire:
Translations

passionless

[ˈpæʃənlɪs] ADJ [relationship] → sin pasión, frío
References in classic literature ?
Calm, gentle, passionless, as he appeared, there was yet, we fear, a quiet depth of malice, hitherto latent, but active now, in this unfortunate old man, which led him to imagine a more intimate revenge than any mortal had ever wreaked upon an enemy.
She was a brand-new bride, innocent, girlish, happy in herself and her grave and worshiping stripling of a husband; she was about eighteen, just out of school, free from affections, unconscious of that passionless multitude around her; and the very first time she smote that old wreck one recognized that it had met its destiny.
He waited yet one, two, three moments, to let his pause complete and perfect its spell upon the house; then, when through the profound hush he could hear the ticking of the clock on the wall, he put out his hand and took the Indian knife by the blade and held it aloft where all could see the sinister spots upon its ivory handle; then he said, in a level and passionless voice:
With little Adele in my arms, I watched the slumber of childhood--so tranquil, so passionless, so innocent--and waited for the coming day: all my life was awake and astir in my frame: and as soon as the sun rose I rose too.
Besides, unless I had received a distinct impression of her passionless features, that strange feeling would hardly have been removed.
The very gold and silver fish, set forth among these choice fruits in a bowl, though members of a dull and stagnant-blooded race, appeared to know that there was something going on; and, to a fish, went gasping round and round their little world in slow and passionless excitement.
I was not beaten, or starved; but the wrong that was done to me had no intervals of relenting, and was done in a systematic, passionless manner.
Her face was so passionless, that he, as every one else present, was incapable of reading her thoughts.
It was the same rounded, pouting, childish prettiness, but with all love and belief in love departed from it--the sadder for its beauty, like that wondrous Medusa-face, with the passionate, passionless lips.
No Talleyrand was ever more passionless than Zoraide Reuter
And every tale was told in the even, passionless voice of the native-born, mixed with quaint reflections, borrowed unconsciously from native foster-mothers, and turns of speech that showed they had been that instant translated from the vernacular.
Very slowly came the answer in a thick, passionless guttural-" Yes, I - have seen.