OTHER WORDS FROM purposelesspur·pose·less·ly, adverbpur·pose·less·ness, noun
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I watched another three episodes, thinking it might just be a slow start—but no, the amiable, purposeless loafing continues.Yes, ‘Looking’ Is Boring. It’s the Drama Gays Deserve.|Tim Teeman|January 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Early critics called it "a strange, inartistic story" with "purposeless power."
Early critics called it 'a strange, inartistic story' with 'purposeless power.'
This motion consists almost wholly in apparently purposeless lashing and coiling movements, and continues for many hours.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
His mind with all its sternness ever tended to clemency, and his constitutional prudence, or measure, forbade purposeless excess.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
I am sure that the English soldiers, thoughtless though they may be, would not stoop to this sort of purposeless outrage.The Relief of Mafeking|Filson Young
A cynical, purposeless, brooding life he must live to his last day: there was no healing in all the world for his despair.The Cruise of the Shining Light|Norman Duncan
As he advanced he perceived that the church grew in size, but to him that deceptive harmony seemed purposeless, reprehensible.The conquest of Rome|Matilde Serao