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Wordnet 3.0


1. not having a head or formed without a head ;
- Example: "the headless horseman"
- Example: "brads are headless nails"

2. not using intelligence;
[syn: brainless, headless]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Headless \Head"less\, a. [AS. he['a]fodle['a]s.] 1. Having no head; beheaded; as, a headless body, neck, or carcass. [1913 Webster] 2. Destitute of a chief or leader. --Sir W. Raleigh. [1913 Webster] 3. Destitute of understanding or prudence; foolish; rash; obstinate; mindless. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Witless headiness in judging or headless hardiness in condemning. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

headless adj 1: not having a head or formed without a head ; "the headless horseman"; "brads are headless nails" [ant: headed] 2: not using intelligence [syn: brainless, headless]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

28 Moby Thesaurus words for "headless": brainless, crownless, foolish, ignorant, inept, insensate, irrational, lackbrained, lean-minded, lean-witted, mindless, not bright, of little brain, pea-brained, pin-brained, reasonless, senseless, slackminded, slackwitted, topless, ungifted, unintellectual, unintelligent, unreasoning, untalented, unthinking, unwise, witless