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    futile - Dictionary definition and meaning for word futile

    Definition
    (adj) producing no result or effect
    Synonyms : ineffectual , otiose , unavailing
    Example Sentence
    • a futile effort
    • the therapy was ineffectual
    • an otiose undertaking
    • an unavailing attempt
    Definition
    (adj) unproductive of success
    Synonyms : bootless , fruitless , sleeveless , vain
    Example Sentence
    • a fruitless search
    • futile years after her artistic peak
    • a sleeveless errand
    • a vain attempt
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for futile

futile is not fertile.. hence not fruitful

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futile sounds like foot oil ..spending 1000$ on foot oil is WASTE..and UNPRODUCTIVE bcoz even then hair will not grow on your foot ..haha seems funny but works..

futile is opposite of fruition

futile sounds like few tall.....The town only has few tall tress left- what a Hopeless(without effect or futile) city for the young generation to live.

few tile :why? because the kiln is ineffective to produce the desire result,it is useless and ineffective

FrUit fell on the TILE(floor tiles)....so it became fruitless...or ineffective

futile -due to the miscarriage the fetus was dead which can be said it was unproductive and unsuccessful

futile = consider fute as the past tense of fuse; i.e fuse has been blown up; completely fail.

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