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what good is ...

(also what's the good of ...) a way of ​asking what the ​purpose of (doing) something is: What good is ​sittingalone in ​yourroom?
(Definition of what good is ... from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “what good is ...”
in Chinese (Simplified) …有什么用…
in Chinese (Traditional) …有甚麼用…
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