Definitions for meaninglessˈmi nɪŋ lɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mean•ing•lessˈmi nɪŋ lɪs(adj.)

  1. lacking meaning; purposeless.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. meaningless, nonmeaningful(adj)

    having no meaning or direction or purpose

    "a meaningless endeavor"; "a meaningless life"; "a verbose but meaningless explanation"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. meaningless(adjective)ˈmi nɪŋ lɪs

    insignificant or unimportant

    a meaningless task; a meaningless gesture

  2. meaninglessˈmi nɪŋ lɪs

    not having a clear meaning

    a meaningless statement


  1. meaningless(Adjective)

    Lacking meaning

    The word "gugugu" is meaningless in English.

  2. meaningless(Adjective)


    All our efforts were ultimately meaningless.


  1. Meaningless

    Meaningless is singer-songwriter Jon Brion's 2001 debut solo album. Initially slated for release on Lava Records, the album was ultimately released independently by Brion on his own "Straight to Cut-Out" label, sold through his website and CD Baby.

Translations for meaningless

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


without meaning or reason; of no importance

meaningless chatter.

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