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adjective use·less \ˈyüs-ləs\

Simple Definition of useless

  • : not at all useful : not doing or able to do what is needed : not producing or able to produce the effect you want

Full Definition of useless

  1. :  having or being of no use: a :  ineffectual <a useless attempt> b :  not able to give service or aid :  inept

use·less·ly adverb
use·less·ness noun

Examples of useless

  1. The tent is useless in wet conditions.

  2. I made a useless attempt at fixing the leak.

  3. Drugs are useless in treating the condition.



1592

First Known Use of useless

1592

Rhymes with useless



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