Meaning of “what's the use of...?” in the English Dictionary

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"what's the use of...?" in British English

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what's the use of...?

also what use is...?

used to tell someone to stop worrying because worrying will not help:

Try not to get depressed - after all, what's the use of worrying?

(Definition of “what's the use of...?” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)