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Synonyms for useful
ˈyus fəluse·ful

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Wiktionary3.6 / 7 votes

  1. usefuladjective

    serviceable, utilitarian, noteful

    unuseful, harmful, useless

  2. usefuladjective

    Having a practical or beneficial use.

    This tool is very useful. It makes doing this task a lot easier.

    noteful, serviceable, utilitarian

    harmful, useless, unuseful

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. useful, utileadjective

    being of use or service

    "the girl felt motherly and useful"; "a useful job"; "a useful member of society"

    utilitarian, utile

    nonfunctional, inutile, futile, ineffectual, otiose, unuseable, unusable, unserviceable, useless, unavailing

  2. utilitarian, usefuladjective

    having a useful function

    "utilitarian steel tables"

    utilitarian, utile

    otiose, inutile, ineffectual, unavailing, nonfunctional, unuseable, useless, futile, unusable, unserviceable

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. advantageous.

    Submitted by ahmedamr7383 on November 29, 2022  
  2. workful

    being of use or service; serving some purpose; advantageous, helpful, or of good effect.

    you saw nothing in london but what was severely workful.

    Submitted by rinat on August 26, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. usefuladjective

    advantageous, profitable, beneficial, serviceable, helpful, available, good, salutary, convenient

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. usefuladjective

    serviceable, advantageous, available

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  1. Paul Pillar:

    The report errs in not recognizing that a piece of information can be useful and even critical to reaching an analytic conclusion, even if there also are other pieces of information that were at least as useful.

  2. Sallust:

    To someone seeking power, the poorest man is the most useful.

  3. Elon Musk:

    Going forward, Twitter will have very relevant, useful advertising, and because it is useful, because it is relevant, there will be a massive increase in revenue, because it is now useful. So I’m very optimistic about the future. It’s been a very difficult four months, but I’m optimistic about the future.

  4. William James:

    True ideas lead us into useful verbal and conceptual quarters as well as directly up to useful sensible termini. They lead to consistency, stability and flowing human intercourse.

  5. Anoop Misra:

    Metformin could be especially useful in people who are unable to follow diet and exercise strictly, who are obese, have polycystic ovarian disease, or can not walk or exercise due to physical infirmity, it is a low cost drug, and could be useful in underprivileged populations also.

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