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Synonyms for mindless

displaying a complete lack of forethought and good sense

lacking rational direction or purpose

Synonyms for mindless

lacking the thinking capacity characteristic of a conscious being

requiring little mental effort

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not mindful or attentive

devoid of intelligence

not marked by the use of reason

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"These have been donated in memory of everyone buried in the cemetery - including children and service people - but some mindless idiot has taken them."
The United States, for most of my students, is a curious utopia--and this, I believe, is a result of a system that promotes passivity, intellectual indolence, and self-loathing, a system that massages its populace with mindless talk shows and courtroom melodramas where rather pathetic people are displayed for derision and pseudointellectual analysis.
Actually, as psychologist Terrence Hines pointed out in The Skeptical Inquirer, clones are not drones, and cloning "would be an astonishingly costly and inefficient way of getting an army." It would make much more sense to grab children born the old-fashioned way and start instilling mindless obedience at an early age, as some real-life tyrants have done.
Ahead of the first annual budget due on July 10, Jaitley had said on Tuesday that high fiscal deficit and inflation are major challenges and 'mindless populism' in policy making needs to be checked.
UNION finance minister Arun Jaitley indicated on Tuesday that he would not go in for "mindless populism" in his maiden Budget and the government would take bold decisions and pursue path of fiscal prudence to revive the economy.
Vandals have carried out a mindless attack on one of Scotland's most unusual and iconic chapels.
Touring behind a great titled remix album which I won't even try to get the name of in a family paper, electro-punk pioneers Mindless Self Indulgence invades Worcester this weekend.
Mindless The Republican parade was rerouted but there were still clashes.
"Brainwashed: The Seductive Appeal of Mindless Neuroscience" (Basic Books, June 2013), by psychiatrist and AEI scholar Sally Satel and Emory University psychologist Scott Lilienfeld, follows the migration of brain science - and brain imaging in particular - out of the lab and into the public sphere.
Ray Ray: From having your own style to being confident, that's all a part of being mindless.
Money has a report on Mindless Behavior, the R&B boy band with slick dance moves, hair, style--and, thanks to a crack management team, even slicker business acumen.
The fun and games started when comedian Mike Epps asked the boy band Mindless Behavior which one of them sang and which one talked.
Older gamers might still get off on the heavy nostalgia, knowing in-jokes and mindless run-and-gunning, but kids raised on Modern Warfare will merely wonder what all the fuss was about.
5 -- Indian Home Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday condemned the "mindless violence" in Indian-held Kashmir and warned it would lead to only more fatalities following the deaths of more than 40 people in the past two months.
Wendy Keelan Mindless close-ups Can somebody please explain to me ONE advantage of zooming in on the leader in the final furlong so you can see absolutely nothing of the rest of the field?