- adj.没有成果的，无益的; 不结果实的; 不成功的; 白搭;
- 副词: fruitlessly;
Attempts to reach a mutually agreed solution had been fruitless.
After a fruitless morning sitting at his desk he had given up.
It was a fruitless search.
Their search for the plane is fruitless.
After repeated but fruitless demands for payment, he brought a suit against the debtor.
Tins took some temerity, but it was fruitless.
Another half an hour passed, and the pursuit was still fruitless.
His efforts to woo her to his side proved fruitless.
The next two days were spent in fruitless parleys.
Talks have so far have been fruitless.
His efforts were fruitless, however.
Today has run a fruitless errand.
As a result, pessimists give up, seeing no intelligent reason to continue a fruitless endeavor.
Only furnishing plans is fruitless and futile in order that he doesn't frown or get furious.
Third, at economic development will be fruitless without the voluntary and active participation of the people.
So far the search for the missing boy has been fruitless.
All his efforts were fruitless.
There will always be formal procedures which are fruitless.
Our efforts to persuade her were fruitless she didn't even listen.
I'm sorry you've had a wasted ( ie unnecessary , fruitless ) journey.
His struggles with adversity are fruitless.
The finger appeasing even is raised how the energy, is only the fruitless labour hand signal.
Their negotiation was fruitless.
This means that wrestling with a challenge is usually fruitless and frustrating.
They struggled for freedom, but their efforts were fruitless.
The search proved fruitless.
History says that Washington's is an unwise and ultimately fruitless strategy.
All my efforts were fruitless.
1. unproductive of success;
"a fruitless search"
"futile years after her artistic peak"
"a sleeveless errand"
"a vain attempt"