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pointless

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For in the end, we will conserve only what we love. We will love only what we understand. We will understand only what we are taught.
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Etymology

point + -less

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Adjective

pointless (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
pointless

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  1. Having no prominent or important feature, as of an argument, discourse, etc.; having no purpose.
    a pointless remark
    The sequel to the film was even more pointless than the original
  2. not sharp; lacking keenness
    a pointless sword

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