Translation of purposeless in Spanish:

purposeless

Pronunciation: /ˈpɜːrpəsləs; ˈpɜːpəslɪs/

adj

  • [existence] sin sentido, sin un norte; [violence] gratuito
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    • Insomnia, Nolan's entrance into major studio film-making, was an empty and purposeless work, again, nearly all posturing.
    • It is true that I despise purposeless killing, and regard it as an act of vandalism deserving the severest condemnation.
    • In the past two months I have kicked smoking, hopefully for good, redefined my the meaning of my existence fit a new purposeless endeavour, now I need another distraction.
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    • With such a meaningless and purposeless outlook on life - no wonder Johnny, given certain background inclinations and pressures, sometimes sees nothing wrong in deciding to shoot his fellow students.
    • This, for those who have embraced his philosophy, and that is most of our contemporaries, makes the world and human life meaningless and purposeless.
    • An alienated and fearful public is the flip side of an isolated and purposeless elite.

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