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  • 1 Nameless — Name less, a. 1. Without a name; not having been given a name; as, a nameless star. Waller. [1913 Webster] 2. Undistinguished; not noted or famous. [1913 Webster] A nameless dwelling and an unknown name. Harte. [1913 Webster] 3. Not known or… …

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  • 2 Nameless — est un groupe de pop rock français. Sommaire 1 Historique 2 Discographie 2.1 Albums 2.2 Singles …

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  • 3 nameless — [nām′lis] adj. 1. not having or bearing a name 2. left unnamed; anonymous [a rogue who shall be nameless] 3. not publicly known; obscure 4. lacking a legal name; illegitimate 5. that cannot be described [nameless dread] 6 …

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  • 4 nameless — index anonymous, ineffable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 5 nameless — (adj.) early 14c., undistinguished, from NAME (Cf. name) (n.) + LESS (Cf. less). Meaning having no name is early 15c.; that of too abominable to be named is from 1610s. Cf. Du. naamloos, Ger. namenlos. Related: Namelessly; namelessness …

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  • 6 nameless — [adj] unknown, anonymous incognito, inconspicuous, innominate, obscure, pseudonymous, unacknowledged, uncelebrated, undesignated, undistinguished, unfamed, unheardof, unnamed, unnoted, unsung, untitled, whatchamacallit*, X*; concepts 267,576 Ant …

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  • 7 nameless — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having no name. 2) not identified by name; anonymous. 3) too horrific or unpleasant to be described …

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  • 8 Nameless — Contents 1 Fiction 2 Films 3 Music 4 Places …

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  • 9 nameless — name|less [ˈneımləs] adj 1.) who shall remain nameless spoken used when you want to say that someone has done something wrong but without mentioning their name, especially to criticize them in a friendly way ▪ A certain person, who shall remain… …

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  • 10 nameless — name|less [ neımləs ] adjective 1. ) a nameless person or thing has no name: Throughout the book, the creature remains nameless. a ) a nameless person or thing has a name that you do not know: pictures taken by a nameless photographer 2. )… …

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  • 11 nameless — UK [ˈneɪmləs] / US adjective 1) a) a nameless person or thing has no name Throughout the book, the creature remains nameless. b) a nameless person or thing has a name that you do not know pictures taken by a nameless photographer 2) a) literary… …

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  • 12 nameless — namelessly, adv. namelessness, n. /naym lis/, adj. 1. having no name. 2. left unnamed: a certain person who shall be nameless. 3. anonymous: a nameless source of information. 4. incapable of being specified or described: a nameless charm. 5. too… …

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  • 13 Nameless — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel Nameless – Total Terminator Originaltitel Timebomb …

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  • 14 nameless — adjective 1 not known by name; anonymous: the work of a nameless 13th century writer 2 a) (only before noun) literary difficult to describe: Nameless fears made her tremble. b) too terrible to name or describe: nameless crimes 3 having no name:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 nameless — [[t]ne͟ɪmləs[/t]] 1) ADJ: usu ADJ n You describe people or things as nameless when you do not know their name or when they do not have a name. They can have their cases rejected, without reasons being given, by nameless officials. 2) ADJ: v link… …

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  • 16 nameless — /ˈneɪmləs / (say naymluhs) adjective 1. unknown to fame; obscure. 2. having no name. 3. left unnamed: a certain person who shall be nameless. 4. anonymous: a nameless writer. 5. having no legitimate paternal name, as a child born out of wedlock.… …

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  • 17 nameless — adj. 1 having no name or name inscription. 2 inexpressible; indefinable (a nameless sensation). 3 unnamed; anonymous, esp. deliberately (our informant, who shall be nameless). 4 too loathsome or horrific to be named (nameless vices). 5 obscure;… …

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  • 18 nameless — adj. to remain nameless * * * [ neɪmlɪs] to remain nameless …

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  • 19 nameless — adjective 1) a nameless photographer Syn: unnamed, unidentified, anonymous, incognito, unspecified, unacknowledged, uncredited; unknown, unsung, uncelebrated 2) nameless fears Syn: unspeakable …

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  • 20 nameless — [ˈneɪmləs] adj not having a name, or not having a name that you know • who shall remain nameless often humorous used for saying that you are not going to name the person who has done something[/ex] Someone, who shall remain nameless, broke the… …

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