headless(redirected from headlessness)
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a. Formed without a head.
2. Lacking a leader or director.
3. Lacking intelligence and prudence; stupid or foolish.
1. without a head
2. without a leader
3. foolish or stupid
4. (Poetry) prosody another word for catalectic
1. lacking a head.
3. having no leader or chief.
4. foolish; stupid.
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|Adj.||1.||headless - not having a head or formed without a head ; "the headless horseman"; "brads are headless nails"|
headed - having a head of a specified kind or anything that serves as a head; often used in combination; "headed bolts"; "three-headed Cerberus"; "a cool-headed fighter pilot"
|2.||headless - not using intelligence|