Meaning of “useless” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective uk us /ˈjuːsləs/

B1 If something is useless, it does not work well or it has no effect:

This umbrella's useless - there's a big hole in it.
[ + doing sth ] It's useless arguing with her.
PERSON UK informal

having no skill in an activity:

Dave's useless at football.

(Definition of “useless” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)