adj.1 of no useVERBS▪ be, feel, prove▪
Her efforts to avoid him proved useless.▪ become▪ leave sth, make sth, render sth▪
The condition rendered her legs virtually useless.ADVERB▪ absolutely, completely, entirely, quite, totally, utterly, wholly (esp. BrE)▪ worse than▪
A computer program with too many icons is worse than useless.▪ all but, almost, nearly, practically, virtually▪ largely, mostly▪ basically, essentially▪ fairly, pretty, rather▪ seemingly▪ equally▪
There are two manuals, both of them equally useless.PREPOSITION▪ as▪
A candle is practically useless as a light source.▪ for▪
The land is useless for cattle.▪ in▪
This drug is useless in the treatment of patients with AIDS.▪ to▪
The information was useless to him.2 (informal) weak/not successfulVERBS▪ beADVERB▪ absolutely, completely▪ prettyPREPOSITION▪ at▪
I'm pretty useless at this job.
Collocations dictionary. 2013.