Synonyms and Antonyms of futile
- The prison is so well guarded that all attempts to escape have been futile.
in vain, no dice, not worth the candle, of no avail
Synonym Discussion of futile
- resistance had proved so futile that surrender was the only choice left
- a vain attempt to get the car started
- fruitless efforts to obtain a lasting peace
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