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    deadness

    deadness - Dictionary definition and meaning for word deadness

    Definition
    (noun) the quality of being unresponsive; not reacting; as a quality of people, it is marked by a failure to respond quickly or with emotion to people or events
    Synonyms : unresponsiveness
    Example Sentence
    • she began to recover from her numb unresponsiveness after the accident
    • in an instant all the deadness and withdrawal were wiped away
    Definition
    (noun) the physical property of something that has lost its elasticity
    Example Sentence
    • he objected to the deadness of the tennis balls
    Definition
    (noun) the inanimate property of something that has died
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