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ˈwɜrθ lɪsworth·less

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. worthless(adj)

    lacking in usefulness or value

    "a worthless idler"

  2. despicable, ugly, vile, slimy, unworthy, worthless, wretched(adj)

    morally reprehensible

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


  1. worthless(Adjective)

    Not having worth and use, without value, inconsequential.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Worthless(adj)

    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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  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. Anuj Somany:

    The beauty of face is worthless of a person whose heart is empty and mind is dirty; yet surprisingly, s/he is often seen enjoying a plenty of support from the people in the society.

  2. Emeasoba George:

    Do you know? Knowledge is not enough until it is applied properly. Do you also know? Wishes are worthless unless you get yourself engaged in something genuine. Besides, hearing alone does not produce positive result except you believe undoubtedly what you have already heard and then act on it. Oh! yes, until you believe anything in toto that is just when you will surely receive it. In other words, believeability precedes actualization. So, have you been believing what you've been hearing? Or have you been doubtful all the while? Nevertheless, you've got to believe in positivities and possibilities and never in negativities and impossibilities. Because, if you do believe undoubtedly and certainly you will eventually receive. Even beyond your expectations. -Emeasoba George

  3. Anuj Somany:

    The best lesson to lessen stress and strain in own life is keep people mostly away from networking as they are often and mainly increasing tension through senseless talking and worthless hobnobbing.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    No one is worthless in actual sense. Yes, the only one who is ever worthless is he/she that refuses to truly love all and sundry.

  5. Loren Weisman:

    Stop spending money to be nominated for worthless awards with no substance and no worth to your career. If you have to spend money to be nominated for an award and then spend the time to push all your friends and fans to vote for you to win that award, it is not worth it and it is not going to help you in anyway whatsoever in the long run.

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