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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Useful  \Use"ful\,  a. 
  Full  of  use  advantage,  or  profit;  producing,  or  having  power 
  to  produce,  good;  serviceable  for  any  end  or  object;  helpful 
  toward  advancing  any  purpose;  beneficial;  profitable; 
  advantageous;  as  vessels  and  instruments  useful  in  a  family; 
  books  useful  for  improvement;  useful  knowledge;  useful  arts. 
 
  To  what  can  I  useful!  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  useful 
  adj  1:  being  of  use  or  service;  "the  girl  felt  motherly  and 
  useful";  "a  useful  job";  "a  useful  member  of  society" 
  [syn:  {utile}]  [ant:  {useless}] 
  2:  of  great  importance  or  use  or  service;  "useful  information"; 
  "valuable  advice"  [syn:  {valuable},  {of  value}] 
  3:  capable  of  being  turned  to  use  or  account;  "useful 
  applications  of  calculus" 
  4:  having  a  useful  function;  "utilitarian  steel  tables"  [syn:  {utilitarian}] 




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