HyperDic: spineless

English > 4 senses of the word spineless:
ADJECTIVEallspineless, namby-pamby, gutless, wishy-washyweak in willpower, courage or vitality
allspineless, invertebratelacking a backbone or spinal column
allspinelesslacking spiny processes
allspineless, thornlesslacking thorns
spineless > pronunciation
Soundsspay'nlahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > spineless: 4 senses > adjective 1
MeaningWeak in willpower, courage or vitality.
Synonymsnamby-pamby, gutless, wishy-washy
BroaderweakWanting in physical strength
Spanishdébil, indeciso, lábil
Catalandèbil, feble
Nounsspinelessnessthe quality of lacking a strong character
English > spineless: 4 senses > adjective 2
Meaninglacking a backbone or spinal column.
Synonyminvertebrate
Categoryzoology, zoological scienceThe branch of biology that studies animals
OppositevertebrateHaving a backbone or spinal column
Spanishinvertebrado
Catalaninvertebrat
English > spineless: 4 senses > adjective 3
MeaningLacking spiny processes.
Example"spineless fins"
Oppositespinous, spinyHaving spines
Spanishinvertebrado
English > spineless: 4 senses > adjective 4
MeaningLacking thorns.
Synonymthornless
Broaderunarmed(used of plants or animals) lacking barbs or stings or thorns

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