What is another word for bloodless?

Pronunciation: [blˈʌdləs] (IPA)

Bloodless is an adjective that connotes the lack of blood or vitality. Synonyms for this word include anemic, colorless, insipid, spiritless, pallid, weak, feeble, passionless, lifeless, and vacuous. The term anemic refers to a lack of red blood cells, which leads to weakness and fatigue, while colorless denotes a dull and uninteresting quality. Insipid implies a lack of flavor or excitement, while spiritless suggests a lack of energy or enthusiasm. Pallid describes a sickly, pale complexion, while weak and feeble suggest a lack of strength or power. Passionless and lifeless suggest a lack of emotion or vitality, while vacuous implies a lack of substance or depth.

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Bloodless is an adjective that describes something that appears pale or pallid, lacking in color or vitality. The opposite of bloodless is sanguine, a word that means cheerful, optimistic, or confident. Other antonyms for bloodless include vibrant, robust, animated, lively, and energetic. These words describe things that are full of life and vitality, such as a vibrant sunset, a robust conversation, an animated film, a lively party, or an energetic athlete. The use of antonyms can help writers to create contrast and emphasize the qualities of the subject being described, making the writing more engaging and interesting to read.

Usage examples for Bloodless

When it is retained in the cavity of the womb, however, it may remain unsuspected until it has rendered the animal almost bloodless.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle"
U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
A frightful agony was reflected in the bloodless face, but for the moment death retreated.
Victoria Cross
His naturally pallid cheek was more bloodless than usual; his hands trembled; his eyes cast furtive glances around, even though he had convinced himself no one was present.
"The Prime Minister"
W.H.G. Kingston

Famous quotes with Bloodless

  • The turning point for me was when the Supreme Court installed Bush in 2000, even though he got half a million votes less nationally than Gore. It was nothing more than a bloodless coup and that's when I really started paying attention.
    Mark Edwards
  • No adultery is bloodless.
    Natalia Ginzburg
  • Both of our wars in Iraq were, on American television, largely bloodless.
    Bruce Jackson
  • For me, there's a fine line between telling a story that's fictional with lots of details and then removing yourself too much from it, so it's bloodless, a little too fictional.
    Aimee Mann
  • There is no pleasing New Englanders, my dear, their soil is all rocks and their hearts are bloodless absolutes.
    John Updike

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