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Worthless

Describing anything with no substantial value. For example, a stock certificate in a company that has gone bankrupt is almost always worthless.
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Evidence that a debtor is experiencing financial difficulties will not by itself support an argument for worthlessness. The debtor's bankruptcy, however, generally does indicate that an unsecured business debt is at least partially worthless (Regs.
One advantage of abandonment is that you have some control over the timing of the loss and you avoid the need to establish the property's worthlessness. The test for worthlessness is more subjective.
One cannot possibly imagine the abyss of loneliness those women mentioned are plunged into, the feeling of worthlessness, of having years or decades of one's lifetime wiped away, stolen.
To say, quoting the "prolific" Abraham Stahl, that shmues came to mean "nonsense, baloney or worthlessness" among European Jews is ...
Nearly every woman I met, at workshops or meetings, or even in private, has her own tale of violence to tell--spousal abuse or parental abuse, neglect, emotional violence, feelings of worthlessness and uselessness, and disrespect.
A feeling of worthlessness and the regular feeling that you "don't mind if a bus hits me tomorrow" make depression more likely.
* Major depression lasting two or more weeks, characterized by symptoms such as feelings of sadness, nervousness, worthlessness, irritability, or emptiness, changes in appetite or sleep behavior, trouble concentrating, suicidal thoughts, loss of interest in activities, and fatigue.
The key elements in distinguishing between depression and dementia in that type of patient include the presence of true suicidality or feelings of worthlessness and guilt.
They feel split by two extreme, uncomfortable, opposite, and maybe even neurotic emotions: pride and worthlessness.
my wife's efficiency, laments her own worthlessness,
The screening uses a six-step scale to test cancer patient's mental condition by asking questions about worthlessness, guilt and suicidal thoughts.