Associations to the word «Useless»


USELESS, adjective. Without use or possibility to be used.
USELESS, adjective. Unhelpful, not useful; pointless (of an action).
USELESS, adjective. (pejorative) (of a person) good-for-nothing; not dependable.
USELESS, adjective. (colloquial) (of a person) unable to do well at a particular task or thing. Useless is mildly insulting.

Dictionary definition

USELESS, adjective. Having no beneficial use or incapable of functioning usefully; "a kitchen full of useless gadgets"; "she is useless in an emergency".

Wise words

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