What does the word headless mean?

Usage examples for headless

  1. They are generally found in sets of three; but unfortunately they have been much mutilated, and all the examples remaining are headless. – Northumberland Yesterday and To-day by Jean F. Terry
  2. While the blood gushed out in a threefold stream, the headless figure remained seated upon his unguided horse,- a terrible spectacle! – The Golden Age in Transylvania by Mór Jókai
  3. Here Tom comes with five headless fowls. – Adopting An Abandoned Farm by Kate Sanborn