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Definition of the noun aimlessness

What does aimlessness mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: aimlessnesses

  1. the quality of lacking any definite purpose
    • examples: I am surprised by how aimlessness can affect people. | Quit wallowing in your postmodern, wangsty aimlessness and stand up for something!
    • lexical domain: Attributes - nouns denoting attributes of people and objects
    • synonym of aimlessness: purposelessness
    • more generic word: meaninglessness = the quality of having no value or significance


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Google previewYou Are Here (2012)

Discovering the Magic of the Present Moment by Thich Nhat Hanh, Sherab Chodzin Kohn

Aimlessness is a form of concentration, one of three practices of deep looking recommended by the Buddha.

Google previewDie Empty (2015)

Unleash Your Best Work Every Day by Todd Henry

Aimlessness is a destructive force because it removes both the joy of success and the gratification that comes from hard, focused work. In order to...

Aimlessness means a general lack of cohesiveness within your day-to-day activities. In other ...

Google previewOur Paper (1913)

by Massachusetts Reformatory (Concord, Mass.)

does u*ht« YounS aimlessness is the General Service 10.00 school-bouse of old iniquity. The empty First Grade Meeting 3.00 house nad eight devils in it. The weakest man by ...

Google previewA Life of Purpose (2013)

The Guide to Living Your Higher Self by Stephen Warren

Aimlessness is a common vice, and such drifting must not continue for him ...

Google previewTreasury Of Spiritual Wisdom A Collection Of 10,000 Powerful Quotations For Transforming Your Life (2003)

by Andy Zubko

Aimlessness is a common vice, and such drifting must not continue for him who would steer clear of catastrophe and destruction.... — James Allen To do nothing is in every man's power.... — Samuel Johnson Immature people tend to be ...

Google previewSchirmer's Complete Rhyming Dictionary (2010)

by Paul Zollo

amity calamity Long-A-MLESS-NESS aimlessness blamelessness shamelessness AM-OR-ING clamoring hammering stammering yammering AM- OR-UR clamorer hammerer stammerer yammerer AM-OR-US amorous clamorous glamorous ...

Google previewUseful Dictionary of Derived Words (2016)

by Martin Manser

aimlessness n The apparent aimlessness of the animal's movements was intended to throw predators off the scent.

Google previewDictionary of Volapük (1889)

Volapük-English, English-Volapük by Marshall William Wood

Nedisin : aimlessness ; want of purpose. Nedisinik : purposeless; aimless. Nedistuk : indestructibility. Nedistukik : indestructible. Nedivik: inestimable; invaluable. Nedledik : intrepid ; dauntless ; fearless. Nedledug: intrepidity ; fearlessness.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Adolescence (2011)

by B. Bradford Brown, Mitchell J. Prinstein

Although the adolescents of authoritarian parents may exhibit lower levels of conduct problems in the short term, they do exhibit higher levels of fearfulness, mood difficulties, aimlessness, and unfriendly and passively hostile interpersonal ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

The old comedy is the direct opposite of tragedy; its form is essentially sportive, and a seeming aimlessness reigns throughout it. It is, in the opinion of A. von Schlegel (Lectures on Dramatic Literature), the only genuine poetic species of ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Psychology (2016)

by Ray Corsini

The inability to perceive meaning in life as expressed in feelings of emptiness, alienation, futility, aimlessness.

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Scrabble value of A1I1M3L1E1S1S1N1E1S1S1

The value of this 11-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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