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 for pointless
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pointless \Point"less\, a.
     Having no point; blunt; wanting keenness; obtuse; as, a
     pointless sword; a pointless remark.
     [1913 Webster]
     Syn: Blunt; obtuse, dull; stupid.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: not having a point especially a sharp point; "my pencils
             are all pointless" [syn: pointless, unpointed] [ant:
      2: serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being;
         "otiose lines in a play"; "advice is wasted words"; "a
         pointless remark"; "a life essentially purposeless";
         "senseless violence" [syn: otiose, pointless,
         purposeless, senseless, superfluous, wasted]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  103 Moby Thesaurus words for "pointless":
     abrupt, absurd, aimless, arid, asinine, barren, blah, blank,
     bloodless, bluff, blunt, blunt-edged, blunt-ended, blunt-pointed,
     blunted, bluntish, bootless, characterless, cold, colorless, dead,
     dismal, draggy, drearisome, dreary, dry, dryasdust, dull,
     dull-edged, dull-pointed, dulled, dullish, dusty, edgeless, effete,
     elephantine, empty, etiolated, fade, faired, fatuous, feckless,
     flat, fruitless, futile, heavy, ho-hum, hollow, impotent, inane,
     ineffective, ineffectual, inexcitable, insignificant, insipid,
     jejune, leaden, lifeless, low-spirited, meaningless, no go,
     nonsensical, obtuse, of no use, pale, pallid, pedestrian, plodding,
     poky, ponderous, preposterous, purportless, purposeless,
     ridiculous, rounded, senseless, silly, slow, smoothed, solemn,
     spiritless, sterile, stiff, stodgy, stuffy, stupid, superficial,
     superfluous, tasteless, tedious, unavailing, unedged, unlively,
     unmeaning, unpointed, unproductive, unsharp, unsharpened, useless,
     vain, vapid, wooden, worthless

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