What does needless mean?

Definitions for needless
ˈnid lɪsneed·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gratuitous, needless, uncalled-foradjective

    unnecessary and unwarranted

    "a strikers' tent camp...was burned with needless loss of life"


  1. needlessadjective

    Not needed.

    This new project of yours will only be a needless expense.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Needlessadjective

    having no need

  2. Needlessadjective

    not wanted; unnecessary; not requiste; as, needless labor; needless expenses

  3. Needlessadjective

    without sufficient cause; groundless; cuseless

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of needless in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of needless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of needless in a Sentence

  1. Anthony Fauci:

    If we skip over the checkpoints in the guidelines to :' Open America Again,' then we risk the danger of multiple outbreaks throughout the country, this will not only result in needless suffering and death, but would actually set us back on our quest to return to normal.

  2. Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire:

    Needless to say since Christ's expiation not one single Christian has been known to sin, or die.

  3. Patrick Strawbridge:

    Instead of addressing important intelligence needs, The House Intelligence Committee appears to seek a truly needless dispute — this one with private attorneys — that would force them to violate privileges and ethical rules, as committed defense lawyers, we will respect the Constitution and defend the attorney-client privilege — one of the oldest and most sacred privileges in the law.

  4. Jessica Vaughan:

    These are preventable, needless crimes that American communities should not have to put up with.

  5. Bethzabet Martinez Amador:

    I remember walking into our living room one morning and seeing my dad kneeling in front of an entire car motor, he had a small hydraulic floor crane that he had used to hang the motor. Needless to say, my mom was livid at him for bringing all of his tools into the house.

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