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Definition 1: having no beneficial use or incapable of functioning usefully - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where useless or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a kitchen full of useless gadgets
  • she is useless in an emergency

(useless is similar to ...) producing no result or effect

"a futile effort" "the therapy was ineffectual" "an otiose undertaking" "an unavailing attempt"

(useless is similar to ...) not worth using

(useless is similar to ...) not capable of being used

(means also ...) not producing an intended effect

"an ineffective teacher" "ineffective legislation"

(means also ...) producing little or no profit or gain

"deposits abandoned by mining companies as unprofitable"

(means also ...) not ready for service

"unserviceable equipment may be replaced"

(... are attributes of useless) the quality of being of practical use

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