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Pointless

Pronunciation of Pointless
/pˈɔ͡ɪntləs/, /pˈɔ‍ɪntləs/, /p_ˈɔɪ_n_t_l_ə_s/

Antonyms for pointless:

potent, valuable, effective, fruitful, productive, pointed.

Synonyms for pointless:

Sense 1

defective, flaccid, nonoperational, moribund, facile, inefficient, muddled, uninformative, muted, small-time, toothless, nugatory, flabby, unhelpful, outworn, bum, defunct, spent, infertile, Overworked.

Sense 2

dysfunctional, desultory, anemic, ineffective, inoperable, unreliable, paper, unresponsive, cumbersome, unproven, paralyzed, porous, bush-league.

Sense 3

inactive, temperamental.

Sense 5

old.

Sense 10

dead.

discouraging

hopeless.

empty

idle.

futile

waste.

inapplicable

irrelevant.

preposterous

absurd.

purposeless

aimless, purposeless.

Other synonyms and related words:

faineant, temperamental, mindless, surplus, irrelevant, outworn, emaciated, idle, empty, supererogatory, indolent, ineffective, unavailing, otiose, lazy, muted, meaningless, inefficient, absurd, aimless, paralyzed, diminished, inane, bony, muddled, purposeless, reasonless, toothless, gaunt, defective, defunct, supernumerary, nitwitted, uninformative, unresponsive, hopeless, pinched, skeletal, worthless, flat, desultory, inoperable, senseless, Overworked, dead, insensible, atrophied, redundant, witless, slothful, nugatory, spare, cadaverous, unprofitable, infertile, wasted, spent, haggard, bum, extra, superfluous, excess.

all (adjective)

unpointed.

blunt (adjective)

rounded, unsharpened, blunt, dull, unpointed, obtuse.

dull (adjective)

unpointed, irrelevant, toothless.

hopeless (adjective)

hopeless.

meaningless (adjective)

meaningless.

ridiculous, senseless (adjective)

futile, irrelevant, unprofitable, fruitless, aimless, ineffectual, ineffective, unavailing, absurd, inane, worthless, useless, vain, meaningless.

unsuccessful (adjective)

vain, thwarted, failed, frustrated, unsuccessful, abortive, foiled, useless, ineffectual, fruitless, futile.

useless (adjective)

unprofitable.

Sense 1 (noun)

inefficient, defective, ineffective.

Sense 2 (noun)

aimless, desultory.

pointless (noun)

otiose, unpointed, superfluous, blunt, wasted, purposeless, worthless, meaningless, senseless.

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