headless headless  /ˈhɛd ləs/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) not having a head or formed without a head
  2. (adj) not using intelligence

Usage(s):

  1. Yinka Shonibare's headless sculptures make a witty, damning commentary on colonialism.
  2. The headless body of the 46-year-old Keralite priest, limbs broken and covered with burn marks, was discovered several days later.
  3. The prospect of headless frogs, or even headless humans, has ethical guardians, um, up in arms.

News

  1. Yolo County woman finds mutilated dog parts in car

    YOLO COUNTY - A headless dog was found inside of a vehicle parked in a Knights Landing home's driveway Thursday morning.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: News10 Sacramento

  2. Yolo County woman finds mutilated dog in car

    YOLO COUNTY - A headless dog was found inside of a vehicle parked in a Knights Landing home's driveway Thursday morning.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: News10 Sacramento

  3. 2 dogs killed, their bodies placed inside vehicles at Yolo County home

    YOLO COUNTY, CALIF - A headless dog was found inside of a vehicle parked in a Knights Landing home's driveway Thursday morning.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Reno Gazette-Journal

Quotes

  1. "Bet yourself a new hat or a fine dinner that you are going to have a scandal a month," said Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich. "They are running around like a lot of headless chickens."
    on Mar 3, 2009 By: John Dingell Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Aso is worse than a lame duck," said Koichi Nakano, a political science professor at Tokyo's Sophia University. "He's more like a headless chicken."
    on Jan 14, 2009 By: Koichi Nakano Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "I don't think such a defeat will send us into headless-chicken mode," said Loew with Germany, Ghana and Serbia all on three points in Group D before Saturday's Ghana-Australia clash in Rustenburg. "Despite all the disappointment of last...
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: Joachim Loew Source: Fox Sports

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