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Synonyms for needless
ˈnid lɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gratuitous, needless, uncalled-for(adj)

    unnecessary and unwarranted

    "a strikers' tent camp...was burned with needless loss of life"

    Synonyms:
    complimentary, costless, free, gratis(p), uncalled-for, gratuitous

    Antonyms:
    necessary

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. needless

    Synonyms:
    casual, contingent, non-essential, optional, unnecessary, useless, worthless

    Antonyms:
    essential, indispensable, inevitable, infallible, necessary, needed, needful, required, requisite, unavoidable, undeniable

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. needless

    Synonyms:
    unnecessary, useless, superfluous, gratuitous

    Antonyms:
    needful, useful, helpful, obligatory

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. needless(a.)

    Synonyms:
    unnecessary, useless, not requisite, not needed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. needless(a)

    Synonyms:
    unnecessary, groundless, unfounded

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    unnecessary, strike, useless, pointless, superfluous, futile

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Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#42free
#1984optional
#3884strike
#4833casual
#9440complimentary
#9462unnecessary
#10226useless
#13558contingent
#17350needless
#18270pointless
#20769worthless
#26975futile
#35699superfluous
#39008gratuitous
#151832costless

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