Find another word for otiose. In this page you can discover 45 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for otiose, like: indolent, slothful, idle, vain, useless, hopeless, lazy, listless, futile, vain and empty.
In it, too, the sense of duty will have become otiose and have disappeared, being essentially a relic of the history of the moral consciousness.
(j) In many parts of the world, and especially in Africa, is found the conception termed the "otiose creator"; that is to say, the belief in a great deity, who is the author of all that exists but is too remote from the world and too high above terrestrial things to concern himself with the details of the universe.
A list of such otiose great beings in the background of religion is given in Lang's The Making of Religion (1898).
Amendment No. 18 deletes clause 13, which now becomes otiose.
Yes, I agree some of my original comments seem otiose, but where made in relation to a flawed solution.