futilitarian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

c 1830 Blend of futility +‎ utilitarianism

Adjective[edit]

futilitarian (comparative more futilitarian, superlative most futilitarian)

  1. having the opinion that all human activity is futile

Noun[edit]

futilitarian (plural futilitarians)

  1. a person believing that all human activity is futile
  2. a person devoted to profitless pursuits