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1. useless

adjective. ['ˈjuːsləs'] having no beneficial use or incapable of functioning usefully.

Synonyms

  • unserviceable
  • otiose
  • futile
  • unusable
  • inutile
  • unuseable
  • ineffectual
  • unprofitable
  • unavailing
  • uneffective
  • ineffective
  • utility

Antonyms

  • profitable
  • effective
  • uselessness
  • useful
  • serviceable

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Words that Rhyme with Useless

  • accomplice
  • aeschelus
  • ageless
  • aimless
  • airless
  • alice
  • anschluss
  • argyropoulos
  • bacillus
  • backless
  • baseless
  • blameless
  • bloodless
  • bolus
  • boneless
  • borealis
  • bottomless
  • boundless
  • bowlus
  • breathless

Example sentences of the word useless


1. Adjective
Avoid scams that take your money and give you a useless fake ID by going to an official source.

2. Adverb
However, Edison's technology relied on wax cylinders that became useless after a few plays.

3. Noun, singular or mass
If you attempt to manually turn the gear, it will inevitably break rendering your ice maker useless.

Quotes containing the word useless


1. I have a tendency to sabotage relationships; I have a tendency to sabotage everything. Fear of success, fear of failure, fear of being afraid. Useless, good-for-nothing thoughts.
- Michael Buble

2. An artist never works under ideal conditions. If they existed, his work wouldn't exist, for the artist doesn't live in a vacuum. Some sort of pressure must exist. The artist exists because the world is not perfect. Art would be useless if the world were perfect, as man wouldn't look for harmony but would simply live in it.
- Andrei Tarkovsky

3. It's useless to hold a person to anything he says while he's in love, drunk, or running for office.
- Shirley MacLaine

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