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Overview of adj futile

The adj futile has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) futile, ineffectual, otiose, unavailing

(producing no result or effect; "a futile effort"; "the therapy was ineffectual"; "an otiose undertaking"; "an unavailing attempt")

2. (2) bootless, fruitless, futile, sleeveless, vain

(unproductive of success; "a fruitless search"; "futile years after her artistic peak"; "a sleeveless errand"; "a vain attempt") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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