fruitless definition

  • adjective:
    • yielding no fresh fruit.
    • Unproductive of success: a fruitless search. See Synonyms at useless.
    • Useless; unproductive.
    • Bearing no good fresh fruit; barren.
    • Lacking, or otherwise not bearing, good fresh fruit; barren; destitute of offspring
    • effective of no advantage or great impact; vain; idle; worthless; unprofitable
    • unproductive of success
  • others:
    • Not bearing fruit; destitute of fruit or offspring: since, a fruitless plant; a fruitless marriage.
    • effective of or attended by no advantage or good outcome; inadequate; ineffective; idle: because, a fruitless attempt; a, fruitless conflict.
    • Synonyms Barren, unprofitable, profitless Ineffectual, Unavailing, etc. (see ineffective); vain, idle, abortive, bootless, futile.

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