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Meaning of CAUSELESS

WordNet Dictionary
  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
  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