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Meaning of "wordless" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WORDLESS

wordless  [ˈwɜːdlɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WORDLESS

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

WHAT DOES WORDLESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of wordless in the English dictionary

The definition of wordless in the dictionary is inarticulate or silent. Other definition of wordless is of or relating to vocal music that is not provided with an articulated text.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WORDLESS


boundless
ˈbaʊndlɪs
broodless
ˈbruːdlɪs
cordless
ˈkɔːdlɪs
deedless
ˈdiːdlɪs
endless
ˈɛndlɪs
foodless
ˈfuːdlɪs
godless
ˈɡɒdlɪs
headless
ˈhɛdlɪs
heedless
ˈhiːdlɪs
lidless
ˈlɪdlɪs
lordless
ˈlɔːdlɪs
mindless
ˈmaɪndlɪs
needless
ˈniːdlɪs
redeless
ˈriːdlɪs
regardless
rɪˈɡɑːdlɪs
rewardless
rɪˈwɔːdlɪs
speedless
ˈspiːdlɪs
swordless
ˈsɔːdlɪs
wardless
ˈwɔːdlɪs
weedless
ˈwiːdlɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WORDLESS

wordbound
wordbreak
wordcount
wordier
wordiest
wordily
wordiness
wording
wordish
wordishness
wordlessly
wordlessness
wordlore
wordmonger
wordplay
words
words fail me
wordsearch
wordsmith
wordsmithery

WORDS THAT END LIKE WORDLESS

bloodless
bottomless
brandless
childless
cloudless
friendless
groundless
handless
hoodless
irregardless
landless
leadless
roadless
rodless
sandless
seedless
soundless
threadless
weldless
windless
woodless

Synonyms and antonyms of wordless in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «wordless» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WORDLESS

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

Translator English - Chinese

无言
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sin palabras
570 millions of speakers

English

wordless
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

wordless
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

صامت
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

бессловесный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sem palavras
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অকথিত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

muet
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tanpa perkataan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

wortlose
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

無言
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

말없는
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Wordless
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

không lời
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வார்த்தைகளற்ற
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

शब्दार्थ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kelimesiz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

senza parole
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bez słów
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

безсловесний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

fără cuvinte
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βουβός
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sprakeloos
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ordlös
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ordløs
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wordless

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WORDLESS»

The term «wordless» is quite widely used and occupies the 35.902 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WORDLESS» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WORDLESS»

Discover the use of wordless in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to wordless and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Wordless Books: The Original Graphic Novels
Presents a collection of black and white woodcut art that documents the influential precursors to the modern graphics, examining the history of the books, the art, and the influence of pioneers like Frans Masereel, Lynd Ward, Otto Nückel, ...
David A. Beronä, 2008
2
Flotsam
When a young boy discovers a camera on the beach and develops the film, he finds with his microscope many layers of pictures within the photographs.
‎2006
3
Wordless Diagrams
The former graphics director of TIME magazine offers a unique look at everyday activities, depicting them through clear and precise step-by-step pictures that shed fascinating new light on common actions. 50,000 first printing.
Nigel Holmes, 2005
4
Wordless Wisdom
The Times of India TOI does a poll on who talks the talk best. Swamiji tops the list on all counts. This is one man who has the abillity to reach out to every member in the audience. Swamiji is erudite, often lyrically so.
Swami Sukhabodhananda, 2006
5
Book of Hours: A Wordless Novel Told in 99 Wood Engravings
The "Book of Hours" draws us back through time and into the intimate routines of daily life in the hours before the onslaught of 9/11.
George A. Walker, 2010
6
Rainstorm
It can be lonely sometimes on a rainy day in a big house with no one else around and there’s only the quiet to keep you company.
Barbara Lehman, 2007
7
Wave
A wordless picture book that shows a little girl's first experiences at the beach, as she goes from being afraid of the roaring waves to playing on the shore while gulls soar overhead.
Suzy Lee, 2008
8
The Wordless Travel Book: Point at These Pictures to ...
All you need to do is point at the icons contained in this inventive little book, and you'll be able to speak a foreign language and be understood. Encased in a sturdy clear plastic jacket for easy travel. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Jonathan Meader, 2013
9
The Life and Times of Conrad Black: A Wordless Biography
This story is a polygon of meaning, and no one side contains all of the truth. The Life and Times of Conrad Black originated as a limited edition of 13 copies hand printed in Walker?s studio in Leslieville, Toronto.
George A. Walker, 2013
10
The Conscious Thought Processes of College English Faculty ...
Participants Compare Reading Books with and without Words Reader Written response to “How do strategies used for reading wordless books compare with those used for reading print?” Analysis: Similar or Different? Reader A (Reading  ...
Kathleen A. Froriep, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WORDLESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term wordless is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Jon Stewart's Wordless Grunting Is Enough to Own Mike Huckabee
Last night on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart managed to effectively smack down Mike Huckabee's “oven door” comment with a few video clips and some theatrical ... «Jezebel, Jul 15»
2
New Amy Schumer Sketch Tells a Wordless Story of Love and Latte Art
You know how it always starts: Your barista charms you with some gorgeous, kitschy art in your latte foam. You keep coming back every day of the week to see ... «Slate Magazine, Jun 15»
3
How Wordless Books Can Help Your Kid Learn to Read
Anyone who's "read" a picture book can tell you that you don't need words to tell a story. Prereading toddlers and preschoolers can follow a story told in pictures, ... «Huffington Post, May 15»
4
Wordless Ads Speak Volumes In 'Unbranded' Images Of Women
Advertisements don't need any words to say a lot about a culture. That's one of the messages that shines through in the work of artist Hank Willis Thomas. «NPR, Apr 15»
5
Video: Art Spiegelman's "Wordless!"
Art Spiegelman and his friend, the jazz composer Phillip Johnston, have collaborated on a project called “Wordless!” It's an unusual live performance that ... «Huffington Post, Mar 15»
6
Sequel To Wordless, Realistic Dino Tale Age of Reptiles Coming …
The bold new wordless storytelling book will take place in the steaming swamps of Cretaceous Africa. Prehistoric life, villains, victims, and one of the most ... «Bleeding Cool News, Mar 15»
7
WORDLESS! Art Spiegelman and Phillip Johnston on the Birth of the …
On March 13, The Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University will present WORDLESS!, a performance by artist, theorist, and historian Art ... «Flavorwire, Mar 15»
8
This short, wordless game will probably make you cry
When Kan Gao was young, he stumbled across a bird that was injured and couldn't fly on its own. He took the bird home, tried as best he could to build a ... «The Verge, Nov 14»
9
Art Spiegelman's 'Wordless' makes for an atypical tour
That concept blooms during his presentation “Wordless,” which debuted at the Sydney Opera House last year and will have its Midwest unveiling at the ... «Kansas City Star, Oct 14»
10
Art Spiegelman speaks out for the 'wordless' cartoonist
says Spiegelman, who is bringing his comics and jazz show, “Wordless!,” to George Washington University's Lisner Auditorium as part of the Hyman S. and ... «Washington Post, Oct 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Wordless [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/wordless>. Aug 2019 ».
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