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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

A'IMLESS, a. Without aim.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: aimlessly drifting [syn: adrift, afloat, aimless, directionless, planless, rudderless, undirected]
2: continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another; "a drifting double-dealer"; "the floating population"; "vagrant hippies of the sixties" [syn: aimless, drifting, floating, vagabond, vagrant]

Merriam Webster's

adjective see aim II

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. without aim or purpose. Derivatives: aimlessly adv. aimlessness n.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Aimless Aim"less, a. Without aim or purpose; as, an aimless life. -- Aim"less*ly, adv. -- Aim"less*ness, n.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

A person or activity that is aimless has no clear purpose or plan. After several hours of aimless searching they were getting low on fuel. ? purposeful ADJ aimlessly I wandered around aimlessly. ADV: ADV after v

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. Purposeless, objectless, random, chance, without aim or end.

Moby Thesaurus

amorphous, by the way, capricious, casual, causeless, chance, designless, desultory, deviative, digressive, disarticulated, discontinuous, discursive, disjunct, disordered, dispersed, disproportionate, driftless, dysteleological, empty, episodic, erratic, excursive, feckless, fitful, formless, frivolous, garbled, gratuitous, haphazard, hit-or-miss, immethodical, importless, impotent, inane, inchoate, incoherent, indiscriminate, ineffective, ineffectual, inexplicable, insignificant, irregular, loose, maundering, meaningless, mindless, misshapen, no go, nonconnotative, nondenotative, nonsymmetrical, nonsystematic, nonuniform, null, of no use, orderless, phatic, planless, pointless, promiscuous, purportless, purposeless, rambling, random, roving, scrambled, senseless, shapeless, spasmodic, sporadic, stochastic, straggling, straggly, stray, superfluous, systemless, unaccountable, unarranged, unavailing, unclassified, undirected, ungraded, unjoined, unmeaning, unmethodical, unmotivated, unordered, unorganized, unsignificant, unsorted, unsymmetrical, unsystematic, ununiform, useless, vagrant, vague, wandering, wanton, wayward



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