uselessness


uselessness
Synonyms and related words:
bankruptcy, bootlessness, counterproductiveness, counterproductivity, defeat, failure, fatuity, futility, ill success, impoliticalness, impoliticness, inadvisability, inanity, inappropriateness, inaptitude, incongruity, inconvenience, inconveniency, ineffectiveness, ineffectuality, ineffectualness, inefficaciousness, inefficacy, ineptitude, inexpedience, inexpediency, infelicity, inopportuneness, invalidity, losing game, no go, nonaccomplishment, nonsuccess, successlessness, undesirability, unfitness, unfittingness, unfortunateness, unmeetness, unprofitability, unprofitableness, unseasonableness, unseemliness, unsuccess, unsuccessfulness, unsuitability, untimeliness, unwiseness, worthlessness, wrongness

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • uselessness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of utility Nouns 1. uselessness, inutility; inefficacy, futility; impracticableness, im practicality; inefficiency, impotence; worthlessness, vanity, inanity, unimportance. See unskillfulness,… …   English dictionary for students

  • uselessness — useless ► ADJECTIVE 1) serving no purpose. 2) informal having little ability or skill. DERIVATIVES uselessly adverb uselessness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Uselessness — Useless Use less, a. Having, or being of, no use; unserviceable; producing no good end; answering no valuable purpose; not advancing the end proposed; unprofitable; ineffectual; as, a useless garment; useless pity. [1913 Webster] Not to sit idle… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • uselessness — noun see useless …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • uselessness — See uselessly. * * * …   Universalium

  • uselessness — noun the quality of being useless …   Wiktionary

  • uselessness — use·less·ness || juːslɪsnɪs n. state of not being beneficial …   English contemporary dictionary

  • uselessness — use·less·ness …   English syllables

  • uselessness — See: useless …   English dictionary

  • uselessness — noun the quality of having no practical use (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑inutility, ↑unusefulness • Ant: ↑usefulness, ↑utility (for: ↑inutility) …   Useful english dictionary