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aimlessadjective

uk   /ˈeɪm.ləs/ us   /ˈeɪm.ləs/ mainly disapproving
aimlessly
adverb uk   /ˈeɪm.ləs.li/ us   /ˈeɪm.ləs.li/
While she waited, she walked aimlessly around the car park.
aimlessness
noun [U] uk   /ˈeɪm.ləs.nəs/ us   /ˈeɪm.ləs.nəs/
(Definition of aimless from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"aimless" in American English

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aimlessadjective

us   /ˈeɪm·ləs/
  • aimless adjective (INTEND)

without having any clear purpose or specific reason: aimless violence
aimlessly
adverb us   /ˈeɪm·ləs·li/
aimlessness
noun [U] us   /ˈeɪm·ləs·nəs/
(Definition of aimless from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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