Bedeutung von “useless” — Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /ˈjuːsləs/
Extra Examples
Most of these remedies are useless.His boots were useless in the wet conditions.The jug is useless now it has a crack in it.The sign is useless if no one can read it.Their weapons were useless against the powerful enemy.

B1 If something is useless, it does not work well or it has no effect:

This umbrella's useless - there's a big hole in it.
[ + doing sth ] It's useless arguing with her.
PERSON UK informal

having no skill in an activity:

Dave's useless at football.

(Definition von “useless” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)