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useless

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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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

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

uselessly adverb
uselessness noun

Examples of useless in a sentence

  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


USELESS Defined for Kids

useless

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adjective use·less \ˈyüs-ləs\

Definition of useless for Students

  1. :  being of or having no use

uselessly adverb
uselessness noun




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