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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. otiose: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. otiose: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. otiose: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. otiose: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. otiose: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. otiose: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. otiose: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. otiose: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. otiose: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. otiose: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. otiose: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. otiose: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Otiose, otiose: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. otiose: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. otiose: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. Otiose: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. otiose: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. otiose: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. Otiose: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. otiose: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  21. otiose: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. otiose: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  23. otiose: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  24. otiose: Luciferous Logolepsy [home, info]
  25. otiose: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. otiose: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. otiose: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. otiose: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. otiose: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  30. otiose: Worthless Word For The Day [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. otiose: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. otiose: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. otiose: A Word A Day [home, info]
  2. otiose: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Otiose: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

(Note: See otiosity for more definitions.)

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adjective:  serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being ("Otiose lines in a play")
adjective:  producing no result or effect ("An otiose undertaking")
adjective:  disinclined to work or exertion

▸ Also see otiosity
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Words similar to otiose:   lazy, indolent, faineant, futile, ineffectual, otiosely, otioseness, otiosity, pointless, slothful, superfluous, unavailing, wasted, work-shy, idle, more...

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