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unavailing

adjective uk   us   /ˌʌn.əˈveɪ.lɪŋ/ formal or literary
When an attempt to do something is unavailing, it is unsuccessful or has no positive effect: Diplomatic efforts at peace-making have so far proved unavailing.
Translations of “unavailing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 徒勞的,無成果的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 徒劳的,无成果的…
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