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useful

adjective

1 useful

Being of use or service:
— The girl felt motherly and useful.
— A useful job.
— A useful member of society.

synonym: utile.

Roget 618: commendable etc. 931; useful etc. 644; good &c.; beneficial etc. 648.   

Roget 631: instrumental; useful etc. 644; ministerial, subservient, mediatorial; intermediate, intervening; conducive.   

Roget 644: useful; of use etc. n.; serviceable, proficuous, good for; subservient etc. (instrumental) 631; conducive etc. (tending) ... show more

Roget 656: salubrious, salutary, salutiferous; wholesome; healthy, healthful; sanitary, prophYlactic, benign, bracing, tonic, invigorating, good for, nutritious; ... show more

Roget 677: in use; used etc. v.; well-worn, well-trodden.    useful etc. 644; subservient etc. (instrumental) 631.   

Roget 176: tending etc. v.; conducive, working towards, in a fair way to, calculated to; liable etc. 177; subservient etc. (instrumental) 631; ... show more

Polish: przydatny, utylitarny, u┼╝yteczny, po┼╝yteczny, praktyczny



2 useful

Having a useful function.

synonym: utilitarian.

Polish: funkcjonalny


Moby thesaurus: advantageous, advisable, agential, agentival, agentive, aidful, appropriate, assisting, auspicious, banausic, becoming, befitting, beneficial, benevolent, bon, bonny, brave, braw, bueno, capital ... show more.

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