AskDefine | Define mirthless

Dictionary Definition

mirthless adj : lacking mirth [syn: unamused]

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English

Etymology

From mirth + -less.

Pronunciation

Adjective

  1. Lacking mirth; devoid of joy.
    "The laughter of man is more terrible than his tears, and takes more forms: hollow, heartless, mirthless, maniacal..." – James Thurber
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