: without aim or purpose : not having a goal or purpose
- … we would not get to sit on the verandah drinking cold beer at the end of the day, starting up aimless conversations with other couples …
- —Alexandra Kennedy
- Some years, you feel that nothing much is being made except plotless tales about aimless young people wasting time …
- —Robin Buss
- The wind blew, the shad were nowhere to be found, even steady use of our fish locator and aimless trolling around the lakes failed to provoke a single strike.
- —Steve Davis
… whenever they had the chance, he and Zave would climb the steep streets and walk aimlessly beneath the arching trees, looking at the mansions.
—James A. Michener
… my friends are all prematurely successful in their worthwhile, absorbing careers, and I am frightening my parents and maybe even myself with my aimlessness.