Synonyms for spiritless

Synonyms for (adjective) spiritless

Synonyms: spiritless, meek

Definition: evidencing little spirit or courage; overly submissive or compliant

Usage: compliant and anxious to suit his opinions of those of others; a fine fiery blast against meek conformity- Orville Prescott; she looked meek but had the heart of a lion; was submissive and subservient

Similar words: submissive

Definition: inclined or willing to submit to orders or wishes of others or showing such inclination

Usage: submissive servants; a submissive reply; replacing troublemakers with more submissive people


Synonyms: spiritless

Definition: lacking ardor or vigor or energy

Usage: a spiritless reply to criticism

Similar words: apathetic

Definition: showing little or no emotion or animation

Usage: a woman who became active rather than apathetic as she grew older


Similar words: bloodless

Definition: without vigor or zest or energy

Usage: an insipid and bloodless young man


Similar words: listless, dispirited

Definition: marked by low spirits; showing no enthusiasm

Usage: a dispirited and divided Party; reacted to the crisis with listless resignation


Similar words: heartless

Definition: devoid of courage or enthusiasm


Similar words: thin

Definition: lacking spirit or sincere effort

Usage: a thin smile