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Definition of "inutility" [in•u•til•i•ty]

  • Uselessness (noun)
  • Unprofitableness (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "inutility" in a sentence
  • ""To convey to the mind of a stranger the ridiculous excess of the inutility of the naval establishment of China would . . . be impossible," one observer declared in 1836."
  • "The modern metallic burial casket is a step in the same direction, and many a dead man who ought now to be ornamenting his neighbors lawn as a tree, or enriching his table as a bunch of radishes, is doomed to a long inutility."
  • "In chapter 14 of On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, Darwin said, "On the view of each organic being and each separate organ having been specially created, how utterly inexplicable it is that parts ... should so frequently bear the plain stamp of inutility.""