What does the word causeless mean?

    Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Having no just cause; groundless.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Uncaused.

Usage examples for causeless

  1. It cast a spell, it gave joy, it lulled gently into boundless faith; then with quick and causeless anger it killed. – An Outcast of the Islands by Joseph Conrad
  2. This causeless generosity makes me more afraid.... – The King of the Dark Chamber by Rabindranath Tagore (trans.)
  3. Come, let us be off; I am impatient till we get it home; and Louis, who had now a new crotchet at work in his fertile and vivacious brain, walked and danced along at a rate which proved a great disturbance to his graver companion, who tried to keep down his cousin's lively spirits by suggesting the probability of the jar being cracked, or that the Indians might have returned for it; but Louis was not one of the doubting sort, and was right in not damping the ardour of his mind by causeless fears. – Lost in the Backwoods by Catherine Parr Traill