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mean·ing·less

 (mē′nĭng-lĭs)
adj.
Having no meaning or significance.

mean′ing·less·ly adv.
mean′ing·less·ness n.

meaningless

(ˈmiːnɪŋlɪs)
adj
futile or empty of meaning
ˈmeaninglessly adv
ˈmeaninglessness n

mean•ing•less

(ˈmi nɪŋ lɪs)

adj.
lacking meaning; purposeless.
[1790–1800]
mean′ing•less•ly, adv.
mean′ing•less•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.meaningless - having no meaning or direction or purpose; "a meaningless endeavor"; "a meaningless life"; "a verbose but meaningless explanation"
unimportant - not important; "a relatively unimportant feature of the system"; "the question seems unimportant"
purposeless - not evidencing any purpose or goal
unimportant, insignificant - devoid of importance, meaning, or force
meaningful - having a meaning or purpose; "a meaningful explanation"; "a meaningful discussion"; "a meaningful pause"

meaningless

adjective
1. nonsensical, senseless, inconsequential, inane, insubstantial, wanky (taboo slang) I consider algebra meaningless nonsense.
nonsensical useful, valuable, worthwhile, consequential
2. pointless, empty, useless, hollow, vain, trivial, worthless, futile, trifling, insignificant, aimless, valueless, purposeless, nugatory They seek strong sensations to dull their sense of a meaningless existence.
pointless deep, significant, meaningful, purposeful

meaningless

adjective
Lacking rational direction or purpose:
Translations
بِدون مَعْنى، لا مَعْنى له
nesmyslný
meningsløs
merkingarlaus
nesmiseln

meaningless

[ˈmiːnɪŋlɪs] ADJ (gen) → sin sentido
in this situation it is meaninglessen esta situación no tiene sentido
to write "xybj" is meaninglessescribir "xybj" carece de sentido

meaningless

[ˈmiːnɪŋləs] adj
(= statement, phrase) → dénué(e) de sens
(= without value) [life, gesture] → dénué(e) de sens

meaningless

adj
(semantically) word, symbol etcohne Bedeutung, bedeutungslos
sinnlos; my life is meaninglessmein Leben hat keinen Sinn

meaningless

[ˈmiːnɪŋlɪs] adjsenza senso
your remarks are quite meaningless → i tuoi commenti non vogliono dire niente

mean3

(miːn) past tense, past participle meant (ment) verb
1. to (intend to) express, show or indicate. `Vacation' means `holiday'; What do you mean by (saying/doing) that?
2. to intend. I meant to go to the exhibition but forgot; For whom was that letter meant?; He means (= is determined) to be a rich man some day.
ˈmeaning noun
the sense in which a statement, action, word etc is (intended to be) understood. What is the meaning of this phrase?; What is the meaning of his behaviour?
adjective
(of a look, glance etc) showing a certain feeling or giving a certain message. The teacher gave the boy a meaning look when he arrived late.
ˈmeaningful adjective
(often used loosely) important in some way. a meaningful statement/relationship.
ˈmeaningless adjective
without meaning or reason; of no importance. meaningless chatter.
be meant to
to be required or supposed; to have to. The child is meant to be asleep!
mean well
to have good intentions. He meant well by what he said.
References in classic literature ?
uttered Rostov meaninglessly, breathless with irrational animal fury and the need to vent it.
Millot was stumbling, laughing, swearing meaninglessly out of pure satisfaction, pleased with himself for having run down that fly-by-night.
Russia had offered to build 2 billion dollar gas pipeline from Karachi to Lahore and has often expressed desire to buy or lease Pakistan Steel, a mother industry which needs to be replenished and given fillip, which is rotting now, shut meaninglessly, a burden on excuequer Let us understand the meaning and purpose of Russian general elections from Russian and Pakisani viewpoints.
The cherry on the cake would be a refreshing new insight: that true and meaningful education, even without earning top grades, is preferable to one that is meaninglessly regurgitative but ornamented with star-studded grades.
My heart goes out to the families of those so meaninglessly cut down.
Scientists had promoted a view of nature as inert matter in motion moving endlessly, meaninglessly, and viewed living beings, including humans, as nothing but effects of this meaningless motion of matter, devaluing not only the quest for truth that supposedly underpins science, but more fundamentally, devaluing life itself.
It angers me that every time some malicious gossip has to be spread people meaninglessly drag Kangana into their stupid machinations.
Maybe it is time to eliminate some archaic terms such as chemomechanical and biomechanical preparation in addition to the cleaning and shaping verbiage that has mindlessly and meaninglessly permeated our lexicon based on our current knowledge as well as to elevate our focus on what we are actually doing during root canal procedures, thereby choosing a better pathway to achieve our goal of long-term tooth retention in full and pain-free function.
For less knowledgeable readers, the names are left floating meaninglessly in the multiple lists of "important" figures in Russian aviation that the author includes throughout the book.
In a game like last year's Patriots-Seahawks Super Bowl, the line meanders meaninglessly but goes crazy at the end as the odds swing violently from near 100% one way to 100% the other when one heroic play supersedes another (until Revere's metaphorical descendants secure yet another victory).
The opposite is also possible: an individual who perceives the same resources as being meaninglessly contributes to disengagement in the work role.
Because of its open-mindedness and tolerant nature to accommodate alien faiths and foreign ideologies, Soyinka proposes African indigenous spirituality and African humanism as a liberative presence in the modern world against the arrogance of faith and religious imperialism, and for a world that is progressively digressing and evolving meaninglessly.