Definition of 'nameless'
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He became a nameless terror to the ship. Moby Dick (1901)They perceive nameless horrors lurking in corners. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)The scheme was successful; the true owner of the body remained nameless. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Then she teaches me to imagine there is an invisible blanket around me, which apparently will protect me from nameless terrors. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Your mood swings may be wild and may leave you feeling powerless; your night sweats and insomnia may come with nameless horrors attached. Times, Sunday Times (2014)At a time when we are forced to reassess and look ahead, a nameless existential dread can catch up with you all too easily. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Eton, like all public schools, lived in fear of the nameless vice. THE GUARDSMEN (2004)
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Used Occasionally. nameless is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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