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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not having a tip, especially a sharp tip adj. - Lacking import; Serving no useful purpose.

Usage examples (39)
  • My pencils are all pointless
  • A pointless remark
  • Anyone who calls the event "pointless" is myopic at best.
  • Putin is now urging the U.S. to set a date for withdrawing from what he calls a pointless war in Iraq. for more
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