Worthless and more

nugatory
(adj)
NOO-gǝ-tor-ee
Meaning

worthless; amounting to nothing

1st Sample Sentence

For years he expected that his uncle would leave him a fortune in his will, but when he did finally die, it turned out that he had left him only a few nugatory items.

Root

nugator (jester, trifler, braggart) (Latin)

Mnemonics

No+guarantee, i. e a product which has no guarantee, is worthless. almost sounds like New+Gay+Tree. which is futile because gays wont have a nice family tree. (NO OFFENSE whatsoever). (Should be original) nugat. sounds like NEGLET. and something which can be neglected is ALWAYS WORTHLESS AND FUTILE.

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