1. incapable of producing any result; ineffective; useless; not successful: Attempting to force-feed the sick horse was futile.
2. trifling; frivolous; unimportant.
"attempts can be futile as funds."
"sciences can be futile for governments."
"jettings can be futile against slurries."
"attempts can be futile in long-runs."
"attempts can be futile."
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