Synonyms for aimless

Grammar : Adj
Spell : eym-lis
Phonetic Transcription : ˈeɪm lɪs

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Définition of aimless

Origin :
  • 1620s, from aim (n.) + -less. Related: Aimlessly; aimlessness.
  • adj having no goal
Example sentences :
  • After all their piety was aimless and of no utility to humanity.
  • Extract from : « Camps, Quarters and Casual Places » by Archibald Forbes
  • Aimless also, I turned into the Mall, and again I started at the sight of a known figure.
  • Extract from : « Wilfrid Cumbermede » by George MacDonald
  • He was crossing the Rue Mont Blanc with every appearance of an aimless stroller.
  • Extract from : « Under Western Eyes » by Joseph Conrad
  • It might be thought that the fair Frances led an aimless and idle life.
  • Extract from : « 'Charge It' » by Irving Bacheller
  • Another lot were kicking about a football in an aimless way.
  • Extract from : « Follow My leader » by Talbot Baines Reed
  • It was only a desperate, convulsive, aimless wriggle that freed him.
  • Extract from : « "Wee Tim'rous Beasties" » by Douglas English
  • Was there no end to this aimless circling through a world of green smoke?
  • Extract from : « Storm Over Warlock » by Andre Norton
  • They are as far as possible from being vague, or misty, or aimless.
  • Extract from : « Critical Miscellanies (Vol. 3 of 3) » by John Morley
  • Let her become an aimless wanderer, whose trail may never be followed.
  • Extract from : « The Sacred Formulas of the Cherokees » by James Mooney
  • He was walking to and fro in an aimless manner like a headless chicken.
  • Extract from : « Bamboo Tales » by Ira L. Reeves

Antonyms for aimless

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