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  1. worthlessness, ineptitudenoun

    having no qualities that would render it valuable or useful

    "the drill sergeant's intent was to convince all the recruits of their worthlessness"

  2. worthlessnessnoun

    the quality of being without practical use


  1. worthlessnessnoun

    The quality of lacking worth, of being valueless, useless or devoid of benefit.

    1905 This sort of fat instead of indicating health points to disease. This general teaching as to the worthlessness of alcohol as a food had been set forth by the leaders in medical profession, and accepted largely by the rank and file of practitioners for about twenty-five years. u2014 Carry Nation, The Use and Need of the Life of Carry A. Nation, Chapter 28.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of worthlessness in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of worthlessness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of worthlessness in a Sentence

  1. Carolyn Wynn:

    When you have depression, you have a fear : fear of worthlessness, fear of not being enough, climbing pulls you out of that.

  2. Norman O. Brown:

    In its famous paradox, the equation of money and excrement, psychoanalysis becomes the first science to state what common sense and the poets have long known -- that the essence of money is in its absolute worthlessness.

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    an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
    • A. moan
    • B. embark
    • C. adventure
    • D. signify

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