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useless

adjective
 
 
/ˈjuːsləs/
THING 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.Useless and futile
PERSON UK informal having no skill in an activity: Dave's useless at football.Useless and futile
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