What is another word for pointlessly?

Pronunciation: [pˈɔ͡ɪntləslɪ] (IPA)

Pointlessly refers to something that lacks purpose, meaning, or usefulness. In many cases, it may be necessary to use synonyms for pointlessly to convey the same message in different ways. For instance, one could use the word "meaninglessly" to refer to something lacking meaning. Similarly, the word "futilely" can be used to imply that the effort put into something was fruitless. Additionally, the word "uselessly" can be utilized to indicate that a particular activity resulted in no value or benefit. Other synonyms for pointlessly include aimlessly, purposelessly, and senselessly, which all indicate that something is without aim or direction.

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Usage examples for Pointlessly

Yes, my sister would like me to live here, in a foreign country, in cowlike tranquillity, looking at pictures and statues, and travelling pointlessly.
"Cæsar or Nothing"
Pío Baroja Baroja
Vanderbank showed for the next short time by his behaviour what he felt at not yet being free to act on this; moving pointlessly about the room while the servants arranged the tea-table and taking no trouble to make, for appearance, any other talk.
"The Awkward Age"
Henry James
Robust and artless, eminently natural, yet perfectly correct, he looked pointlessly active and pleasantly dull.
"The Spoils of Poynton"
Henry James

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