aimlessly aimlessly  /ˈeɪm ləs li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) without aim; in an aimless manner

Usage(s):

  1. Better, though, to just wander aimlessly.
  2. Instead of having fun with a story about a land of beautiful giant women, Amazon has six passengers of a crashed plane wandering aimlessly in the South American jungle.
  3. Far from showing the way forward, Dazhai had wasted countless hours of labor moving dirt aimlessly from one place to another.

News

  • Miami Heat vs. San Antonio Spurs: Game 3 Score, Highlights and Analysis

    The San Antonio Spurs thrashed the Miami Heat, 113-77, in Game 3 of the NBA Finals to take a 2-1 series lead on Tuesday night.  While Miami looked lethargic and wandered aimlessly on offense, San Antonio hustled from end-to-end. The Spurs won the battle on the boards by a margin of 16, and pulled down a staggering 19 offensive rebounds.  Unlike the Heat, the Spurs thrived in the half court. San ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  1. "Environmental crimes harm the quality of life for every Pennsylvanian," Corbett said at a press conference in Newport this morning. "People who aimlessly dump waste in our streams, forests and natural resources will be held accountable for...
    on Jun 29, 2007 By: Tom Corbett Source: Carlisle Sentinel

  2. "It was reported he was wandering aimlessly, he was at a private party, the music was on, the police came, he went outside and obviously stepped out of line and was put in the divvy van," Lyon said. "He certainly wasn't wandering aimlessly as...
    on Nov 24, 2009 By: Ross Lyon Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "How the Apostles felt upon hearing them, we can only imagine," said Benedict XVI. "But we do know that their deep love for Jesus, and their trust in his word, prompted them to gather and to wait; to wait not aimlessly, but together, united...
    on Jul 19, 2008 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: Zenit News Agency

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