Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary




Synonyms and Antonyms of usefulness

  1. the capacity for being useful for some purpose <the well-known usefulness of thick phone books as seat boosters for short diners> Synonyms account, avail, mileage, service, serviceability, serviceableness, use, utilityRelated Words advantage, benefit, gain; aid, assistance, help; applicability, appropriateness, fitness, relevance; profit, value, worthNear Antonyms inapplicability, inappropriatenessAntonyms uselessness, worthlessness

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up usefulness? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).