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Synonyms for pointless

Synonyms for pointless

without aim, purpose, or intent

lacking rational direction or purpose

Synonyms for pointless

not having a point especially a sharp point



serving no useful purpose

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On top of the money, of course they also took home a coveted Pointless trophy.
Armstrong said: "I cannot tell you how much I adore hosting Pointless and I'm thrilled the BBC commissioned us to produce 200 more episodes.
Like Bake Off, Pointless's popularity saw it promoted from BBC2 to BBC1 five years ago Armstrong, 46, said he is sure Pointless will stay with the BBC, due to the channel's "very strong bond" with the quiz show's producer Endemol UK.
The Selecter told fans that Pauline had "been enjoying herself at Elstree Studios" while filming Pointless Celebrities for production company Endemol UK.
What with the whole thing being shown live on American TV, I would have thought the pointless two-hour debate would have done very little to endorse the credibility of our elected Members or influence the judgement of the American people.
It would be better if the pointless positions of PCC got scrapped.
Kyprianou said an effort should be made by the leaders and their negotiators to discuss and agree on the remaining chapters as soon as possible but "it is pointless and unnecessary to have discussions now on whether the elections should be postponed.
And over a plate of spicy squid and cheesy chips, we had a long chat about coming over all rock 'n' roll on tour, being posh but loving trash, and the utter joys of hosting Pointless.
To force aspiring eyebrow threaders to spend as much as $9,000 on 750 hours of pointless training in order to obtain a pointless license is practically the definition of unnecessary government.
The quiz was touted as C4's answer to Pointless and was pitted against BBC One's top daytime show.
Luckily, presenter Richard Osman is there (minus his Pointless co-host Alexander 'Xander' Armstrong) to quell our nerves - and admit that he's not super-confident either.
30pm Lee has always seemed like the sort of bloke who would have a store of pointless knowledge, so this week sees him making an appearance on the perfect quiz show for a man of his talents - Only Connect.
A prime example of the lag came in the form of BBC's Pointless programme, which featured Stephanie alongside her elderly friend Pearl.