english dictionary definition meaningYesDictionary.com

a   b   c   d   e   f   g   h   i   j   k   l   m   n   o   p   q   r   s   t   u   v   w   x   y   z   

Lookup English Definition:

stillborn    : [st'ɪlb'ɔrn]
Stillborn \Still"born`\, a.
1. Dead at the birth; as, a stillborn child.
[1913 Webster]

2. Fig.: Abortive; as, a stillborn poem. --Swift.
[1913 Webster]

adj 1: failing to accomplish an intended result; "an abortive
revolt"; "a stillborn plot to assassinate the President"
[synonym: {abortive}, {stillborn}, {unsuccessful}]
2: (of newborn infant) showing no signs of life at birth; not
liveborn; "a stillborn baby"

78 Moby Thesaurus words for "stillborn":
abortive, asleep, asleep in Jesus, at rest, bearing,
bereft of life, bootless, born, breathless, called home, calved,
carrion, cast, croaked, dead, dead and gone, death-struck,
deceased, defunct, demised, departed, departed this life,
destitute of life, done for, dropped, exanimate, failed, failing,
fallen, finished, foaled, food for worms, fruitless, futile,
given birth, giving birth, gone, gone to glory, gone west, hatched,
inanimate, ineffective, ineffectual, inefficacious, lame, late,
late lamented, launched into eternity, lifeless, manque, martyred,
miscarried, miscarrying, nee, newborn, no more, of no effect,
passed on, pushing up daisies, released, reposing, resting easy,
sainted, sleeping, smitten with death, stickit, still, successless,
taken away, taken off, unfortunate, unsuccessful, useless, whelped,
with the Lord, with the saints, without life,
without vital functions

install english dictionary definition & meaning lookup widget!

english dictionary definition meaning工具:
Select Color:

english dictionary meaning information:

English Dictionary  2005-2009

|dictionary |Business Directories,Company Directories |ZIP Code,Postal Code