Not needed or necessary.
The automatic child-frightener made clowns unnecessary.
Done in addition to requirements; unrequired.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-nes′e-sa-ri, adj. not necessary: useless: needless.—adv. Unnec′essarily, without necessity.—n. Unnec′essariness.
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Rank popularity for the word 'unnecessary' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4738
Rank popularity for the word 'unnecessary' in Adjectives Frequency: #644
The numerical value of unnecessary in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of unnecessary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of unnecessary in a Sentence
It was just an unnecessary hassle, I guess.
It's extraordinarily complex and unnecessary.
It was hostile and it was totally unnecessary.
The government is best which makes itself unnecessary.
Unnecessary laws are not good laws, but traps for money.
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- غير ضروريArabic
- innecessariCatalan, Valencian
- nicht notwendig, unnötigGerman
- turha, tarpeetonFinnish
- անպետք, ավելորդArmenian
- niepotrzebny, zbędnyPolish
- inutil, netrebuibil, nenecesarRomanian
- lüzumsuz, boş yere, gereksizTurkish
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