Definition of Needlessness

1. Noun. The state or characteristic of being needless. ¹



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Definition of Needlessness

1. [n -ES]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Needlessness

needleful
needlelace
needleless
needlelike
needlenose
needlenose pliers
needlenosed pliers
needlepoint
needlepoints
needler
needlers
needles
needless
needless to say
needlessly
needlessness (current term)
needlessnesses
needlestick
needlestick-injury
needlestick injuries
needlestick injury
needlesticks
needlestone
needlestones
needlet
needlets
needlewoman
needlewomen
needlewood
needlework

Literary usage of Needlessness

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Uncle Tom's Cabin in Ruins!: Triumphant Defence of Slavery! In a Series of by Nicholas Brimblecomb, Harriet Beecher Stowe (1853)
"needlessness of Furniture in Slave Quarters. — Fodder of Slaves. — Peck-a- Week System. — Its Excellency. — Wonderful Cheapness of sustaining Slaves. ..."

2. Memoirs and Correspondence of Major-General Sir William Nott by William Nott, Joachim Hayward Stocqueler (1854)
"... to him his appointment, sufficiently demonstrates the needlessness of separating the political from the military authority. What was there which Bean ..."

3. Materia Medica and Special Therapeutics of the New Remedies by Edwin Moses Hale (1880)
"think it would be a useful undertaking for some one to prove the needlessness of Ceanothus by showing how ..."

4. Quit Your Worrying! by George Wharton James (1916)
"CHAPTER V THE needlessness AND USELESSNESS OF WORRY all the mental occupations fallen into, invented, or discovered by man, the most needless, futile, ..."

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