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ˈwɜrθ lɪsworth·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. worthlessadjective

    lacking in usefulness or value

    "a worthless idler"

  2. despicable, ugly, vile, slimy, unworthy, worthless, wretchedadjective

    morally reprehensible

    "would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them"; "a slimy little liar"

Wiktionary

  1. worthlessadjective

    Not having worth and use, without value, inconsequential.

    Etymology: From *, from weorþleas, equivalent to . Cognate with waardeloos, wertlos, värdelös.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Worthlessadjective

    destitute of worth; having no value, virtue, excellence, dignity, or the like; undeserving; valueless; useless; vile; mean; as, a worthless garment; a worthless ship; a worthless man or woman; a worthless magistrate

    Etymology: [AS. weorles.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of worthless in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of worthless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of worthless in a Sentence

  1. Rabbi Reuven Yaacobov:

    Anything done by a machine is worthless.

  2. EMEASOBA GEORGE:

    All is fish that comes to the net i.e. there is absolutely nothing in life that can be counted out as completely useless or worthless. In other words, you can and should take advantage of anything that comes your way or rather take advantage of all the opportunities that come your way. ~Emeasoba George

  3. Hilario Elizalde:

    The donkey is worth a lot, without these animals, we would be worthless.

  4. Caecilius Statius:

    Grant us a brief delay impulse in everything is but a worthless servant.

  5. Henry Miller:

    What we all hope in reaching for a book, is to meet a man of our own heart, to experience tragedies and delights which we ourselves lack the courage to invite, to dream dreams which will render life more hallucinating, perhaps also to discover a philosophy of life which will make us more adequate in meeting the trials and ordeals which beset us. To merely add to our store of knowledge or improve our culture, whatever that may mean, seems worthless to me.

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