beingless

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

being +‎ -less

AdjectiveEdit

beingless (not comparable)

  1. Devoid of being; nonexistent.
    • 1995, Carol J Adams, Neither man nor beast: feminism and the defense of animals
      Having recognized his individuality, his subjectivity, having been in relationship with him, I could not render him beingless.
  2. Devoid of living beings; uninhabited.
    • 1996, Robert Cecil Olby, Companion to the history of modern science
      For that is all there is: material atoms moving mindlessly in the beingless void of space.
Last modified on 24 January 2010, at 20:00