What does usefulness mean?

Definitions for usefulness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. utility, usefulness(noun)

    the quality of being of practical use


  1. usefulness(Noun)

    the quality of being useful, to which extent something is useful

    The usefulness of his latest reorganisation has been disputed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Usefulness(noun)

    the quality or state of being useful; utility; serviceableness; advantage


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of usefulness in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of usefulness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Cheever:

    The need to write comes from the need to make sense of one's life and discover one's usefulness.

  2. Colin Berry:

    But these reports worry people, and I think the process has lost its usefulness if all it's doing is generating worry.

  3. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi:

    Italy has done more than question the usefulness of sanctions. Italy has put down a substantial marker. Europe needs Russia to resolve issues in Syria and elsewhere.

  4. Iowa GOP Sen. Chuck Grassley:

    Given that even after years of stonewalling these are only a fraction of the documents that were subpoenaed by the House of Representatives, at this point, the usefulness remains to be seen.

  5. Lewis Thomas:

    We are a spectacular, splendid manifestation of life. We have language. . . . We have affection We have genes for usefulness, and usefulness is about as close to a 'common goal' of nature as I can guess at. And finally, and perhaps best of all, we have music.

Images & Illustrations of usefulness

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