Word:

Futile

Fu´tile
a.1.
1.Talkative; loquacious; tattling.
Talkers and futile persons.
- Bacon.
2.Of no importance; answering no useful end; useless; vain; worthless.
His reasoning . . . was singularly futile.
- Macaulay.
Adj.1.futile - producing no result or effect; "a futile effort"; "the therapy was ineffectual"; "an otiose undertaking"; "an unavailing attempt"
2.futile - unproductive of success; "a fruitless search"; "futile years after her artistic peak"; "a sleeveless errand"; "a vain attempt"
abortive, absurd, airy, apish, asinine, bad, barren, batty, befooled, beguiled, besotted, bootless, brainless, buffoonish, catchpenny, cockeyed, counterproductive, crazy, credulous, daffy, daft, dazed, dizzy, doomed, doting, dumb, effete, empty, etiolated, failed, failing, fatuitous, fatuous, feckless, flaky, flimsy, fond, fool, foolheaded, foolish, foredoomed, fribble, fribbling, frivolous, frothy, fruitless, fuddled, gaga, goofy, gulled, hollow, idiotic, ill-advised, ill-considered, ill-suited, ill-timed, imbecile, impolitic, impotent, improper, in vain, inadequate, inadvisable, inane, inappropriate, inapt, incongruous, ineffective, ineffectual, inefficacious, inefficient, inept, inexpedient, infatuated, infelicitous, inoperative, inopportune, insane, insufficient, invalid, kooky, lame, light, loony, mad, mal a propos, malapropos, manque, maudlin, miscarried, miscarrying, moronic, nugacious, nugatory, nutty, of no effect, of no force, otiose, out of place, profitless, sappy, screwy, senseless, sentimental, shallow, silly, slender, slight, sterile, stickit, stillborn, stupid, successless, superficial, thoughtless, trifling, trite, trivial, unavailable, unavailing, unbefitting, undesirable, unfit, unfitting, unfortunate, unhappy, unmeet, unproductive, unprofitable, unsatisfactory, unseasonable, unseemly, unsuccessful, unsuitable, untimely, unwise, vacuous, vapid, wacky, wet, windy, witless, wrong
Translate Futile to Spanish, Translate Futile to German, Translate Futile to French
Browse
Fusted
Fusteric
Fustet
Fustian
Fustianist
Fustic
Fustigate
Fustigation
Fustilarian
Fustilug
Fustiness
Fusty
Fusure
Futchel
futharc
Futhorc
-- Futile --
Futilely
Futility
Futilous
futon
Futtock
Futtock plates
futtock shroud
Futtock shrouds
Futurable
Future
future date testing
future day
future perfect
future perfect tense
future progressive
future progressive tense
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy