Definition of useless in English:

useless

Line breaks: use|less
Pronunciation: /ˈjuːsləs
 
/

adjective

Derivatives

uselessly

adverb
More example sentences
  • So instead I am alternating between gazing uselessly out of the window and staring blankly at this screen trying to string a few sentences together!
  • A plea has been made on behalf of the Augustinian Missions for any old Irish notes or coins which may be lying around the house uselessly.
  • Out in the street, stalled taxis blast their horns uselessly.

uselessness

noun
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  • The story of men clinging to power long after they have outlived their uselessness is as old as the hills and just as obvious.
  • Generalised surveillance of this type is typified by its uselessness as an effective line of defence, but enormously and unnecessarily increases the power of the state.
  • Either way, the uselessness of such terms should be obvious.

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