Definition of uselessly in English:



  • See useless

    • ‘Unable to help in our escape, I pushed with my right leg as best as I could while the other leg lolled and bumped uselessly on the ground.’
    • ‘So instead I am alternating between gazing uselessly out of the window and staring blankly at this screen trying to string a few sentences together!’
    • ‘A plea has been made on behalf of the Augustinian Missions for any old Irish notes or coins which may be lying around the house uselessly.’
    • ‘Out in the street, stalled taxis blast their horns uselessly.’
    • ‘When we spend our time uselessly, we not only miss timely opportunities, but our progress in life also is delayed.’