unhelpful Definition

not providing assistance or support; not useful or beneficial.

Using unhelpful: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "unhelpful" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The teacher's feedback was unhelpful and vague.

  • Example

    His comments were unhelpful and only added to the confusion.

  • Example

    The customer service representative was unhelpful and dismissive.

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Summary: unhelpful in Brief

The term 'unhelpful' [ʌnˈhɛlpfʊl] describes something that is not useful or beneficial, failing to provide assistance or support. It is often used to describe feedback, comments, or customer service that is ineffective and adds to confusion.