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Meaning of CAUSELESS

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  having no cause or apparent cause; "a causeless miracle"; "fortuitous encounters--strange accidents of fortune"; "we cannot regard artistic invention as...uncaused and unrelated to the times"
  2. [adj]  having no justifying cause or reason; "a senseless, causeless murder"; "a causeless war that never had an aim"; "an apparently arbitrary and reasonless change"
 

CAUSELESS is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: fortuitous, reasonless, uncaused, unintended, unmotivated
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Cause"less\, a.
    1. Self-originating; uncreated.
    
    2. Without just or sufficient reason; groundless.
    
             My fears are causeless and ungrounded. --Denham.
    
    
  2. \Cause"less\, adv.
    Without cause or reason.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: accidental, adventitious, aimless, aleatory, casual, chance, chancy, contingent, designless, destinal, dicey, driftless, dysteleological, fatal, fatidic, fluky, fortuitous, haphazard, iffy, incidental, indeterminate, indiscriminate, inexplicable, mindless, promiscuous, purposeless, random, risky, stochastic, stray, unaccountable, uncaused, undetermined, undirected, unexpected, unforeseeable, unforeseen, unlooked-for, unmotivated, unpredictable
 

 

 

 

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