English translation of 'बेकार'
1. dud adjective, countable noun
You say that something is dud or a dud when it does not work properly.[informal]
He replaced a dud valve.
2. idle adjective
If you describe someone as idle you disapprove of them not doing anything when they should be doing something.
The shops are full of idle staff.
3. idle adjective after link verb
Machines or factories that are idle are not being used.
The machine is lying idle.
4. obsolete adjective
Something that is obsolete is no longer needed because a better thing now exists.
The equipment became obsolete almost as soon as it was made.
5. redundant adjective
Something that is redundant is no longer needed because it has been replaced by something else.
Changes in technology mean that many skills are now redundant.
6. rotten adjective
If you say that something is rotten, you think it is bad, unpleasant, or unfair.[informal]
It's a rotten idea.
7. run-down adjective
A run-down building or organization is in very poor condition.
...a run-down block of flats.
8. unhelpful adjective
If you say that someone or something is unhelpful, you mean that they do not help you or improve a situation, and may even make things worse.
The criticism is both unfair and unhelpful.
9. useless adjective
If something is useless, you cannot use it.
Their money was useless in this country.
10. useless adjective
If a course of action is useless, it does not achieve anything.
She knew it was useless to argue.
11. useless adjective
If you say that someone or something is useless, you mean that they are no good at all.[informal]
He was useless at sport.
12. vain adjective before noun, (in phrases)
A vain attempt to do something does not succeed. If you do something in vain, what you do has no effect.
She made a vain attempt at a smile.
It became obvious that all her complaints were in vain.
13. worthless adjective
Something that is worthless is of no real use or value.
...a worthless piece of rubbish.
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Translation of बेकार from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary