Useless in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Useless

Without use or possibility to be used. | Unhelpful, not useful; pointless (of an action). | (derogatory, of a person) good-for-nothing; not dependable.

Short Example Sentence for Useless

  • 1. It was useless to do that. 🔊
  • 2. It were useless to make plans. 🔊
  • 3. It was useless to think of sleeping. 🔊
  • 4. It was useless to try and hurry her. 🔊
  • 5. A fine wreck of a man this useless cumberer of the earth. 🔊
  • 6. It was, however, an absolutely useless one. 🔊
  • 7. You've no idea how useless a chimney really is. 🔊
  • 8. Dave knew it was useless to resist the rough treatment he received. 🔊
  • 9. He felt it useless to quibble or to try to extenuate the facts. 🔊
  • 10. Then age will be passed in useless longing and vain regrets. 🔊
  • 11. It's quite useless to think of attacking the place. 🔊
  • 12. She beckoned and gesticulated, continuing her useless entreaties the while. 🔊
  • 13. For one useless life a thousand lives saved from decay and death. 🔊
  • 14. He has fever now, poor fellow, and is even more useless than usual. 🔊
  • 15. It was useless for Blackman, J. P., to rap and call for order. 🔊
  • 16. It is useless to choose one's words in writing of German diplomacy. 🔊

How to use Useless in a Sentence?

  • 1. Protestations were useless and efforts to dissuade him from his purpose of leaving. 🔊
  • 2. It was quite true as has been told that she was utterly useless in the ordinary way. 🔊
  • 3. So enough was collected to brief an exceedingly junior counsel, who did his useless best. 🔊
  • 4. Notwithstanding his brave appearance he was as useless in a crisis like this as Canby. 🔊
  • 5. It is useless to argue with a person who refuses to accept this teaching of Scripture. 🔊
  • 6. Old useless furnitures, yet stand ye here, Because my sire ye served, now dead and gone. 🔊
  • 7. He emptied the second revolver into the mass of his foes and hurled the now useless weapon in their faces. 🔊
  • 8. Until now he had supposed it had been thrown away as a useless rag, and he had had little hope of finding it. 🔊
  • 9. It is not now the question, how that great force came to be rendered useless and totally dissipated. 🔊
  • 10. It had probably been useless for any man to undertake to stop the prisoner at the bar, thus adjured. 🔊
  • 11. There were eight nine-pounders mounted on a bastion looking seaward, but useless against a land-attack. 🔊
  • 12. Captain Jack hurled his useless weapons in the very faces of his foes and again produced his watch. 🔊
  • 13. Such filters to be effective must be kept clean, since it is evident that the charcoal is useless after its pores are filled. 🔊
  • 14. Now there are several very good reasons why this method, adapted from sailing vessels, is useless when it comes to a balloon. 🔊
  • 15. Errors in doctrine are like tares in a wheat-field: they are useless in themselves, and they hinder the growth of good plants. 🔊
  • 16. He had almost made up his mind that further attempt was useless and that he might as well turn back, when he thought he heard a faint sound ahead. 🔊
  • 17. She, therefore, soon abandoned the useless campaign, and for a time held him in mingled awe and disdain. 🔊
  • 18. Imprudent actions, useless and falsely-conceived sacrifices, damage in this moment not only the individual, but also our cause. 🔊
  • 19. In the stupid way people have I stood and meditated on the sight, before it occurred to me that this was the most useless thing to do. 🔊
  • 20. But the other sorrow is of the devil and without promise; it is sheer worry over useless and impossible things which concern God. 🔊
  • 21. And to escape from useless consideration, to release his overwrought brain, he hastened his steps, extending his walk through the farthest woods. 🔊
  • 22. A useless life is but an early death; This woman's destiny hath still been mine. 🔊
  • 23. She was a nice little thing, he decided; not a bit unpleasant like other girls of that age he knew, who were thoughtless, useless creatures. 🔊
  • 24. Before he realized how useless it was to battle against these invisible forces, he was in Milan, booking for Como. 🔊