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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Needless  \Nee"dless\,  a. 
  1.  Having  no  need  [Obs.] 
 
  Weeping  into  the  needless  stream.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  Not  wanted  unnecessary;  not  requiste;  as  needless  labor; 
  needless  expenses. 
 
  3.  Without  sufficient  cause  groundless;  cuseless.  ``Needless 
  jealousy.''  --Shak.  --  {Need"less*ly},  adv  -- 
  {Need"less*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  needless 
  adj  :  unnecessary  and  unwarranted;  "a  strikers'  tent  camp...was 
  burned  with  needless  loss  of  life"  [syn:  {gratuitous}, 
  {uncalled-for}] 




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