Definition of mirthless in English:

mirthless

Line breaks: mirth|less
Pronunciation: /ˈməːθlɪs
 
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adjective

Derivatives

mirthlessly

adverb
More example sentences
  • ‘Yeah, uh…’ she trailed off then laughed mirthlessly as there was nothing funny about the situation.
  • ‘I'll go mum,’ Melanie said, poking mirthlessly at her pancake imagining it was Neli's head.
  • He glances down, smiles mirthlessly, and switches the picture from his right hand to his left.

mirthlessness

noun
More example sentences
  • Desperation and mirthlessness are possibly the two most unattractive qualities in a person and, as this album proves, in music.
  • Must be hard to see right in front of you proof positive of the mirthlessness of your future…
  • There is an upside to all of this dreary, mean-spirited mirthlessness, though.

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