Definition of pointless in English:
1Having little or no sense, use, or purpose: speculating like this is a pointless exercise [with infinitive]: it’s pointless to plan too far ahead
More example sentences
- It beggars belief how anyone with any sense could buy this pointless drivel.
- Whichever way you cut it, it's still too often a pointless exercise for anyone writing for the consumer press.
- It's a pointless exercise in negativity by both the Labor Party and the Democrats.
- Example sentences
- Children, like all young mammals, actively do things that don't seem to make a great deal of sense at the time - playing pointlessly.
- The anachronisms remind us, pointlessly, that the play is a modern construct.
- It is presumed that the legislature avoid superfluous or meaningless words, that it does not pointlessly repeat itself or speak in vain.
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