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English definition of “nameless”


adjective     /ˈneɪm.ləs/
having no name, or having a name that is not known: a nameless soldier the nameless author of a medieval textNames and titles
(Definition of nameless adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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