Pointless

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Negative ConnotationPlay
Use 'pointless' to express a negative opinion about activities with no clear benefit. SlideArguing about it now is pointless since the decision has already been made.
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Emphasizing FutilityPlay
'Pointless' often highlights the futility or hopelessness of an endeavor or action. SlideTrying to persuade him is pointless; he never changes his mind.
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Suggesting DisappointmentPlay
Reflects a sense of disappointment or dissatisfaction with a lack of results. SlideStudying so hard for a pointless test left me feeling frustrated.