Examples of unfruitful in a Sentence
disappointed to discover that the mare was unfruitful
Recent Examples of unfruitful from the Web
Perhaps, then, G7 public debt is diverting unfruitful efforts to provide for the future into providing for the elderly instead.
As this issue has played out, the union and the county have been locked in unfruitful contract negotiations.
There were unfruitful stints at tech companies including Warner-Atari, Sun Microsystems, and LucasFilms.
Facing the prospect of a fourth loss in five days, a beleaguered lineup dusted itself off after six unfruitful innings against Yankees starter Jordan Montgomery and put on an audacious fireworks show.
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First Known Use of unfruitful
Synonymsbarren, fruitless, impotent, infertile, sterile
Antonymsfat, fertile, fruitful
Related Wordsaltered, desexed, neutered, sterilized; castrated, emasculated, gelded; spayed; unproductive
Near Antonymsfecund, luxuriant, productive, prolific; enriched, fertilized, rich; impregnated, pregnant; potent; bearing, producing, yielding; blooming, bursting, flourishing, swarming, teeming
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