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worthless meaning

EN[ˈwɝθləs] [ˈwɜːθləs]
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    Definition of worthless in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMmore worthlessCOMworthlesserSUPmost worthlessSUPworthlessestSUF-less
    1. Not having worth and use, without value, inconsequential.
      1. Lies are as important as truth, for without lies, the truth is worthless.
      2. The committee's decision is worthless and not going to be acted upon.
      3. Don't be a worthless slouch! Go get yourself a job.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • After the ill-advised trade, the investor was stuck with worthless options for 10,000 tons of iron pig.
      • We are a set of worthless fellows not worth a whistle.
      • The cycle of overconfidence becomes a cycle of underconfidence because nobody knows who is holding worthless paper.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Morphemes
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -less
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      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of worthless for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "worthless" is an adjective. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
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