1 not evidencing any purpose of goal [ant: purposeful]
2 lacking import; "a pointless remark"; "a life essentially purposeless"; "senseless violence" [syn: pointless, senseless]
- Without purpose.
- Dutch: doelloos
aimless, bootless, casual, causeless, designless, desultory, discursive, disorganized, driftless, dysteleological, empty, feckless, fustian, garbled, good-for-nothing, haphazard, hit-or-miss, importless, impotent, inane, indiscriminate, ineffective, ineffectual, inexplicable, insignificant, irregular, meaningless, mindless, no go, nonconnotative, nondenotative, nonsensical, null, of no use, phatic, pointless, promiscuous, purportless, rambling, random, scrambled, senseless, stochastic, stray, superfluous, unaccountable, unavailing, undirected, unhelpful, unmeaning, unmotivated, unorganized, unplanned, unprofitable, unpurposed, unsignificant, useless, vacuous, wandering, worthless