- use·ful·ly, adverb
- use·ful·ness, noun
- un·use·ful, adjective
- un·use·ful·ly, adverb
- un·use·ful·ness, noun
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How to use useful in a sentence
This debate focuses specifically on driver pay and benefits, not on whether the services are useful for consumers.
Getting back to marketing products was necessary not only to be useful but to help boost the economy, agency execs said at the time.‘Implicitly rather than explicitly’: Advertisers no longer want to discuss the coronavirus | Kristina Monllos | July 20, 2020 | Digiday
Now let’s check out the top video result, which is from 2013, meaning people have found it useful for more than six years.How to build your brand authority through content marketing | Amanda Milligan | July 1, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
This advanced search hack won’t be as useful if you’ve recently started blogging, but it will come in handy if you manage a huge blog that already has a lot of existing content.Google advanced search: Six powerful tips for better SEO | Aditya Sheth | June 30, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
They for instance will use useful statistics such as post reach to measure a brand awareness objective.How to plan your social media strategy for any business | Sumeet Anand | June 24, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
Eric lobbies for an industry of benign usefulness, non-partisan in nature, and over which no cloud of serious controversy looms.
These non-attitudes, or baseless opinions, can drag the data away from a position of reliability or usefulness.
But other law enforcement groups rallied to justify the usefulness of MRAPs.SWAT Lobby to Congress: Hands Off Our Mine-Resistant Vehicles! | Tim Mak | August 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The show also provides several moments for Dorian to prove his usefulness to Kennex.‘Almost Human’ Review: A Dystopian Future That We’ve Seen Before | Chancellor Agard | November 17, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
CARS AND TRAINS Plenty were ready to dismiss the usefulness of strange horse-less transportation methods when they first emerged.
But it was not only as an organiser and transmitter of orders that Berthier proved his usefulness to his chief.Napoleon's Marshals | R. P. Dunn-Pattison
His Majesty did not remove Mr. Hutchinson; but the Governor's usefulness, from every point of view, was at an end.The Eve of the Revolution | Carl Becker
It has more than verified all predictions as to its usefulness, and has proved a blessing to north-west Donegal.Fifty Years of Railway Life in England, Scotland and Ireland | Joseph Tatlow
Had the zeal of its public instructors been lessened, or their sphere of usefulness narrowed by this interference?The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
To pretend that reason can deceive us, is to say that truth can be false, that usefulness can be injurious.Superstition In All Ages (1732) | Jean Meslier
British Dictionary definitions for useful
able to be used advantageously, beneficially, or for several purposes; helpful or serviceable
informal commendable or capable: a useful term's work
Australian informal an odd-jobman or general factotum
- usefully, adverb
- usefulness, noun
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