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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Disinclined to work or exertion; Producing no result or effect; Serving no useful purpose.

Usage examples (36)
  • otiose lines in a play
  • I'm sorry to be such a scrotum, but did you mean to type "otiose" or "obtuse"?
  • Nothing soft, otiose, irrelevant cumbered your pages.
  • But quotation from such passages one by one would be otiose. for more
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