gratuitous


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  • adj

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Synonyms for gratuitous

costing nothing

not required, necessary, or warranted by the circumstances of the case

Synonyms for gratuitous

without cause

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costing nothing

unnecessary and unwarranted

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Charles runs through his 60-capsule history of gay theater, which he summarizes as "Love, Valour, and Gratuitous Male Frontal Nudity," Shane appears in his best costume of the show.
Furthermore, Bloomberg's article reports gratuitous, false and libelous comments from Bloomberg's previous releases regarding ANTs.
Contract notice: Delivery of spinal implants in 19 packages while creating a deposit warehouse, gratuitous lending toolkit necessary to implant along with containers for the storage and sterilization, gratuitous lending reusable equipment and drilling within 18 months for the department of neurosurgery regional hospital in elblag.
From the gratuitous shots of teen-female anatomy, to one character trying to undress another within six minutes of the episode's opening, to another character seeing a teacher topless before nine minutes have passed, this is prurient.
To hit the audience over the head with that point seems gratuitous and, well, tacky.
At the bare minimum, a title must meet or exceed the following baseline criteria: no gratuitous violence or sexual behavior, no physical or verbal abuse, no racial, gender, cultural or religious bias, no condescension toward children, no unsafe behavior.
Package 1 - hip replacement with gratuitous lending reamer motor system with terminals allowing the execution of the procedure and oscillating saws and 2 sets of instruments;2.
Yes, there are gratuitous close-ups of female bosoms, including those of what seems to be the resort's only waitress (Nikki DeLoach), who, yes, is very protective of her good friend Jason.
A lab technician admires Ethan Hawke's endowment, makes a gratuitous comment about his own son so that we know he's really not queer, and Gattaca is off and crawling.
We are no stranger to intellectual property law, but it is gratuitous for AOL to attack us when they are already suing AT&T over this same matter," said Tribal Voice president and CEO Joseph Esposito.
That investment in wholesome films - free not from controversy, but from gratuitous sex and violence - paid off, despite hurdles of weather, fluctuating attendance, personnel changes and the public's growing fascination with increasingly brutal and suggestive cinema.
At a time when Israel and Palestinian leaders are negotiating with the active participation of the American government, the trust needed to achieve peace for future generations requires everyone to condemn gratuitous acts of violence in the Middle East.
2 - Steel plate to the base of the proximal tibia with gratuitous lending instruments
We can even put up with a gratuitous setting sun at film's end for the rare pleasure of seeing a straight guy revel in the ebullience of another man's gay identity.
This 10th annual event, featuring films for all ages minus gratuitous sex and violence, is scheduled for April 23-29, 2004 at the Edwards Cinemas at the Valencia Town Center.