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. Bruce Lee:

    The usefulness of a cup is its emptiness.

  2. Theodore Roosevelt:

    A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.

  3. Walter Savage Landor:

    Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose direction and begin to bend.

  4. John Cheever:

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

  5. Josh Billings:

    Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.

Images & Illustrations of usefulness

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