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worthless

adjective uk   /ˈwɜːθ.ləs/ us    /ˈwɝːθ-/

worthless adjective (NO MONEY)

C2 having no value in money: The company's shares are now virtually worthless shares. He said the jewels were worthless fakes.Costing or worth little or no money

worthless adjective (NOT IMPORTANT)

C1 not important or not useful: She was criticized so much by her employers that she began to feel worthless.Useless and futile
worthlessness
noun [U] uk   /ˈ-nəs/ us  
People who have been abused as children often experience feelings/a sense of worthlessness.Useless and futileCosting or worth little or no money
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