Synonyms of useless in English:

useless


See definition of useless

adjective

1‘it was useless to try’

SYNONYMS

futile, pointless, purposeless, impractical, vain, in vain, to no purpose, to no avail, unavailing, bootless, nugatory, hopeless, unusable, ineffectual, inefficacious, impotent, fruitless, unprofitable, profitless, unproductive, unachievable, Sisyphean

unworkable, broken, kaput, unserviceable

informal junky

rare inutile

ANTONYMS

useful, beneficial

2‘he was useless at his job’

SYNONYMS

incompetent, ineffective, worthless, ineffectual, incapable, inept, inadequate, hopeless, weak, bad, no good

bum, a dead loss

ANTONYMS

competent, effective