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Meaning of "expressionless" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF EXPRESSIONLESS

expressionless  [ɪkˈspreʃənləs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF EXPRESSIONLESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Expressionless is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES EXPRESSIONLESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of expressionless in the English dictionary

The definition of expressionless in the dictionary is having no expression; showing no feeling.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH EXPRESSIONLESS


captionless
ˈkæpʃənləs
carbonless
ˈkɑːb ənləs
companionless
kəmˈpænjənləs
crownless
ˈkraʊnləs
emotionless
ɪˈməʊʃənləs
fizzenless
ˈfɪzənləs
foisonless
ˈfɔɪzənləs
foundationless
faʊnˈdeɪʃənləs
fushionless
ˈfʊʒənləs
fusionless
ˈfjuːʒənləs
havenless
ˈheɪvənləs
hyphenless
ˈhaɪfənləs
lineless
ˈlaɪnləs
moonless
ˈmuːnləs
signless
ˈsaɪnləs
skinless
ˈskɪnləs
tensionless
ˈtɛnʃənləs
traditionless
trəˈdɪʃənləs
weaponless
ˈwɛpənləs
womanless
ˈwʊmənləs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE EXPRESSIONLESS

express train
expressage
expresser
expressible
expression
expression mark
expressional
expressionism
expressionist
expressionistic
expressionlessly
expressive
expressively
expressiveness
expressivity
expressly
expressman
expressmen
expressness
expresso

WORDS THAT END LIKE EXPRESSIONLESS

bottomless
brainless
buttonless
chainless
dimensionless
directionless
finless
frictionless
hornless
motionless
painless
passionless
rainless
seasonless
sinless
stainless
sunless
thornless
unless
visionless
winless

Synonyms and antonyms of expressionless in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «EXPRESSIONLESS»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «expressionless» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of expressionless

Translation of «expressionless» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF EXPRESSIONLESS

Find out the translation of expressionless to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of expressionless from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «expressionless» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

面无表情
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

inexpresivo
570 millions of speakers

English

expressionless
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

भावशून्य
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التعابير
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

невыразительным
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

inexpressivo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভাবলেশশূন্য
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

inexpressif
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tanpa ekspresi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ausdruckslos
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

無表情な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

무표정
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Expressionless
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

biểu lộ cảm xúc
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உணர்ச்சியற்ற
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

निष्क्रीय
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ifadesiz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

inespressivo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bez wyrazu
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

невиразним
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

de expresie
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ανέκφραστα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

uitdrukkingloos
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

uttrycks
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

uttrykksløs
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of expressionless

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «EXPRESSIONLESS»

The term «expressionless» is regularly used and occupies the 100.769 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «EXPRESSIONLESS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «expressionless» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «expressionless» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about expressionless

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «EXPRESSIONLESS»

Discover the use of expressionless in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to expressionless and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Neuroscience:
They first showed that if an angry face is briefly flashed and quickly followed by a photo of an expressionless face, subjects report seeing only the expressionless face. The angry face is said to be perceptually "masked," and the expressionless  ...
Mark F. Bear, Barry W. Connors, Michael A. Paradiso, 2007
2
Law and Art: Justice, Ethics and Aesthetics
For Benjamin, it is the expressionless in true art that interrupts the movement of beauty and harmony that would otherwise run the risk of turning art into mere semblance and petrifying it into a single moment: The expressionless is the critical ...
Oren Ben-Dor, 2012
3
The Honor of Thinking: Critique, Theory, Philosophy
The way in which the expressionless intervenes in the quivering life of the work is of the order of a violent intervention. It is violent insofar as the expressionless, or " the sublime violence of the true," in the shape of "the laws of the moral world" ...
Rodolphe Gasché, 2007
4
WALTER BENJAMIN
The Dialectical Image and the Expressionless Benjamin characterizes a moment of arrest internal to the appearance of meaning in the dialectical image. The dialectical image is “dialectics at a standstill.” The understanding of this aspect of the ...
Eli Friedlander, 2012
5
Redeeming Words: Language and the Promise of Happiness in ...
of tone, a quality in his writing that might be described as expressionless. Paradoxical though it might at first seem, I want to suggest that the melancholy truth is never registered in his prose more authentically than by its expressionless , ...
David Michael Kleinberg-Levin, 2013
6
Cartographic Relief Presentation
Through such adjustments, undetected by the map user, effective shading modulations can be increased, while the expressionless regions are considerably reduced in number. The graphic procedure is demonstrated here by means of some ...
Eduard Imhof, 2007
7
On the Founding of Poetry in Shelley and Holderlin: A Study ...
Benjamin equates the spellbound moment with the expressionless because it interrupts the harmony of the work just as it petrifies the life that moves within the work (which he also refers to as rhythm). The expressionless momentarily disrupts ...
Jennifer Horan, 2008
8
Human-Computer Interaction. New Trends
4.3 Results of Kansei Assessment Experiment The results of the 162 M. Sakata et al. Order of Modality Expression dynamics Style Duration display 1 visual images only ordinary solo 64 sec 2 visual images only expressionless theme 66 sec 3 ...
Julie A. Jacko, 2009
9
Robert Lowell: Essays on the Poetry
There's no comeliness At all or charm in that expressionless Face with its heavy eyelids. As before, This face, for centuries a memory, Non est species, neque decor, Expressionless, expresses God: it goes Past castled Sion. She knows what ...
Steven Axelrod, Helen Deese, 1989
10
American Catholic Arts and Fictions: Culture, Ideology, ...
There's no comeliness At all or charm in that expressionless Face with its heavy eyelids. As before, This face, for centuries a memory, Non est species, neque decor, Expressionless, expresses God. (13) True to Watkin's thesis, the status of the ...
Paul Giles, 1992

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «EXPRESSIONLESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term expressionless is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Witness: A Letter from France
I will walk and walk and regard nature's ageless, expressionless face, nature not watching me or barking at or sniffing me, nature that fears ... «The New Yorker, Jul 15»
2
Movie review: Sworn Virgin (Vergine giurata)
Although mostly expressionless and saying very little, Mark hopes that the journey away from his homeland will set him free and bring about a ... «Prague Post, Jul 15»
3
Royals beat Rays 9-7 for fourth straight win but lose Alex Gordon to …
... of 28,204 fans succumbed to an eerie silence, a handful of Gordon's teammates stood on the field, nearly motionless and expressionless. «Kansas City Star, Jul 15»
4
UFC 189 'Embedded' video blog (Ep. 7): 'Not bad for scum, eh?'
No. 1-ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight contender, Rory MacDonald, is for all intents and purposes expressionless, ... «MMAmania.com, Jul 15»
5
Politicians urge immigration policy change as immigrant felon enters …
Amid the political firestorm, Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez stood expressionless in a packed San Francisco courtroom Tuesday and entered a ... «Marin Independent Journal, Jul 15»
6
Phil Rudd sentenced to home detention, lawyer says he's lodged an …
The 61-year-old appeared tired and expressionless as he stood in the dock while Judge Ingram delivered the sentence, after refusing an ... «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
7
Patrolling While Black
His eyes are hidden by sunglasses, and his face is expressionless. After Grant is done with his questions, Kennedy jumps in for a textbook ... «Pacific Northwest Inlander, Jul 15»
8
Domineering man bludgeoned and strangled his elderly parents to …
Crook, 51, wearing an ill-fitting black suit and tie, appeared calm and expressionless as charges of murder were announced to a jury at the first ... «Swindon Advertiser, Jul 15»
9
'Cowardly Bastard': Patients Blast Cancer Doc Farid Fata on Stand
Dr. Farid Fata sat expressionless as his former patients began taking the stand at 10-minute intervals to describe their medical nightmares. «NBCNews.com, Jul 15»
10
At second development camp, former first-round pick Vrana 'back in …
... manager Ross Mahoney dubbed “a sniper” returned to the end of the drill's line expressionless before allowing himself one tiny smile. «Washington Post, Jul 15»

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