spiritlessness spiritlessness

Definition(s):

  • (n) the trait of lacking enthusiasm for or interest in things generally

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Usage(s):

  1. To sweep away the anarchy and "spiritlessness" of Chinese who "lack proper guidance for taking and giving," the Outline proposes ''a wild storm"; to give China the new "right .
  2. Whyte's opus on corporate America, The Organization Man (1956), warned against conformity and its accompanying spiritlessness.
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