Examples of worthless in a Sentence
The boots may be nice, but they're worthless if they don't fit you.
She's depressed and believes that she's worthless.
Recent Examples of worthless from the Web
Lundgren's pay was impacted by sagging performance: While he was paid $12.1 million, 82.8 percent of it was tied the company's sagging stock, including $4 million worth of (currently worthless) options.
All that aside, even perfectly aligned incentives are worthless if a politician lacks the moral compass and practical skills to govern well.
Chicken and the egg: was my form, my essence, preventing me from being active, or were my static days, the Florida heat bleating harshly from pre-dawn to post-dusk, the cause of my worthless body?
In a nation where malnutrition is soaring amid shortages of food and medicine, the nearly worthless currency, the bolívar, has entered free fall.
But those lanes can easily be repurposed by motherboard makers for other uses, such as traditional SATA III ports or M.2 support, so its inclusion isn’t worthless by any means.
In the movie, Groucho pitches worthless lots of land at Cocoanut Manor, a swamp next to his hotel, to the character played by Margaret Dumont, who would become the quintessential Groucho foil.
The NBA’s worthless Summer League has become the bomb.
Trump Jr. said the information turned out to be worthless and was not used.
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First Known Use of worthless
Synonymschaffy, empty, junky, no-good, null, vain, valueless
Antonymsuseful, valuable, worthy
Related Wordsbase, cheap, cheapjack, duff [British], inferior, lousy, low-grade, second-rate; bad, defective, dud, flawed, imperfect, substandard, unsatisfactory; deficient, inadequate, insufficient, unacceptable
Near Antonymsinvaluable, precious, priceless; cherished, esteemed, prized, treasured; choice, exceptional, fancy, high-grade, special
WORTHLESS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of worthless for English Language Learners
: having no financial value
: having no use, importance, or effect
: having no good qualities
WORTHLESS Defined for Kids
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