meaningless Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “meaningless” in the English Dictionary

"meaningless" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈmiː.nɪŋ.ləs/

meaningless adjective (NO MEANING)

having no ​meaning: a meaningless phrase

meaningless adjective (NOT IMPORTANT)

having no ​importance or ​value: a meaningless ​gesture
adverb uk   us   /-li/
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of meaningless from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"meaningless" in American English

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 us   /ˈmi·nɪŋ·lɪs/

meaningless adjective (WITHOUT EXPRESSING)

without ​representing or ​expressing anything; without referring to someone or something: The ​leaflet was ​full of meaningless ​information.

meaningless adjective (WITHOUT IMPORTANCE)

without ​purpose; ​useless: a meaningless ​gesture
(Definition of meaningless from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “meaningless”
in Chinese (Simplified) 无意义的…
in Turkish anlamsız, amaçsız, boş…
in Russian бессмысленный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無意義的…
in Polish nic nie znaczący, bez znaczenia…
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