Definitions for pointlessˈpɔɪnt lɪs
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word pointless
not having a point especially a sharp point
"my pencils are all pointless"
otiose, pointless, purposeless, senseless, superfluous, wasted(adj)
serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being
"otiose lines in a play"; "advice is wasted words"; "a pointless remark"; "a life essentially purposeless"; "senseless violence"
Having no point or sharp tip; terminating squarely or in a rounded end.
Having no prominent or important feature, as of an argument, discourse, etc.
Having no purpose; purposeless; unable to effect an aim.
Since the decision has already been made, further discussion seems pointless.
a pointless topology
Origin: point + -less
having no point; blunt; wanting keenness; obtuse; as, a pointless sword; a pointless remark
Translations for pointless
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- بدون جدوىArabic
- stumpf, sinnlos, zwecklos, unnütz, witzlosGerman
- chato, irrelevante, inútil, vano, romo, fútil, innecesarioSpanish
- tylsä, turhaFinnish
- vain, obtus, inutileFrench
- maumau, moumou, mūhore, makihoiMāori
- bez sensu, bezsensownyPolish
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