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word·less

 (wûrd′lĭs)
adj.
1. Not expressed in words; unspoken: wordless animosity; wordless joy.
2. Inarticulate; silent: wordless spectators.

word′less·ly adv.
word′less·ness n.
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Adv.1.wordlessly - without speaking; "he sat mutely next to her"
Translations

wordlessly

[ˈwɜːrdləsli] advsans un motword of mouth n
by word of mouth → de bouche à oreilleword order nordre m des motsword-perfect [ˌwɜːrdˈpɜːrfɪkt] adj
to be word-perfect [actor, speaker, interviewee] → être en tout point parfait(e)
References in classic literature ?
He gurgled wordlessly, and Claire went on, her low, sad voice mingling with the moonlight in a manner that caused thrills to run up and down his spine.
Jochebed, the mother of Moses, wordlessly conspires with her daughter Miriam to watch over the endangered infant boy in his reed basket.
Wordlessly, I handed her the bell rope and let her ring it by herself.
As the spacecraft completed its fly- by, and began receding from Pluto and out into the Kuiper Belt, a mega asteroid- belt beyond the planets containing wordlessly ancient debris from the formation of the solar system, the engineering marvel of its thrusters fired to keep New Horizons' eyes fixed on Pluto, affording a final look before entering, well, the unknown.
PARIS -- Passengers with moments to live screamed in terror and the pilot frantically pounded on the locked cockpit door as a 27-year-old German co-pilot deliberately and wordlessly smashed an Airbus carrying 150 people into an Alpine mountainside.
Their gentle characterbased comedy isn't aiming for big laughs, but without having to do very much at all, their canine co-stars wordlessly provide most of the emotional sub-text.
Their gentle character-based comedy isn't aiming for big laughs, but without having to do very much at all, their canine co-stars wordlessly provide most of the emotional sub-text.
Their gentle characterbased comedy isn't aiming for big laughs but, without having to do very much at all, their canine co-stars wordlessly provide most of the emotional subtext.
The really crucial things are communicated wordlessly, punctuated, perhaps with a mere squeeze of the hand, with a smile, or with a look with which you suddenly find yourself gazing into the very depths of someone else's silence.
Flesh-and-blood Nicki is much more subdued than her recorded self, splayed wordlessly across a leather couch.
Packed with scenes of people staring wordlessly into the distance, this is less a piece of entertainment and more an endurance test.