fool's errand Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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fool's errandnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌfuːlzˈer.ənd/
an ​effort that is ​unlikely to be ​successful: It's a fool's ​errandtrying to get Lena to ​join in anything.
(Definition of fool's errand from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fool's errand”
in Chinese (Simplified) 徒劳无功的努力…
in Chinese (Traditional) 徒勞無功的努力…
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