Прилагательные invaluable и valueless противоположны по значению. Invaluable означает 'бесценный, очень дорогой, неоценимый': invaluable treasure, invaluable assistance. Valueless имеет значение 'ничего не стоящий, лишенный всякой ценности': valueless adornment, valueless goods.

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  • Valueless — Val ue*less, a. Being of no value; having no worth. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • valueless — index barren, expendable, futile, needless, negligible, nugatory, null (insignificant), null ( …   Law dictionary

  • valueless — [val′yo͞o lis] adj. of no value or use; worthless …   English World dictionary

  • valueless — [[t]væ̱ljuːləs[/t]] ADJ If you describe something as valueless, you mean that it is not at all useful. Such attitudes are valueless unless they reflect inner cognition and certainty. ...commercially valueless trees. Syn: worthless …   English dictionary

  • valueless — valuelessness, n. /val yooh lis/, adj. without worth or value; worthless: valueless stocks; a valueless promise. [1555 65; VALUE + LESS] * * * …   Universalium

  • valueless — adj. VERBS ▪ be, seem ▪ become ▪ render sth ADVERB ▪ completely, intrinsically …   Collocations dictionary

  • valueless — val|ue|less [ˈvælju:ləs] adj 1.) worth no money or very little money = ↑worthless ▪ valueless currency 2.) having no worth, importance, or good qualities = ↑worthless ▪ On most political issues my own opinion was pretty well valueless …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • valueless —   Waiwai ole, ole wale, lapuwale, ole loa.     To keep doing something that is valueless, milika a …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • valueless — value ► NOUN 1) the regard that something is held to deserve; importance or worth. 2) material or monetary worth. 3) (values) principles or standards of behaviour. 4) the numerical amount denoted by an algebraic term; a magnitude, quantity, or… …   English terms dictionary

  • valueless check — index bad check Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • valueless — adjective see value I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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