Definitions of motionless

  1. Wanting motion; being at rest. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. Being at rest. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for motionless

  1. Of the closing moments of the glorified woman's life she gave the following account: " For an hour the dying nun had been motionless as though hushed in a peaceful sleep. – The Comstock Club by Charles Carroll Goodwin
  2. Motionless before her, it was long ere I understood the words of Father Garasim and his wife, who apparently were trying to comfort me. – The Daughter of the Commandant by Alexksandr Sergeevich Pushkin