SYNONYMS FOR useless
Related formsuse·less·ly, adverbuse·less·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for uselessly
Uselessly we looked for the poor lad, whose body doubtless became the prey of the sharks.Siam|George B. Bacon
He arrived fifteen hours after my wife; and those who had taken the Burgundy road proceeded to Lyons uselessly.Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, Complete|Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne
He was perfectly willing to destroy his own mind for a purpose, but he had no intention of destroying it uselessly.What The Left Hand Was Doing|Gordon Randall Garrett
Libraries, cabinets, and faculties are uselessly duplicated.
They sighed for their protection and assistance, and to the attaining of it they uselessly directed their efforts.The Katipunan|J. Brecknock Watson (AKA Francis St. Clair)