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futile
used in The Age of Innocence

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Definition
effort that is pointless because it is unproductive or unsuccessful
  • In consequence of this search he arrived late at the office, perceived that his doing so made no difference whatever to any one, and was filled with sudden exasperation at the elaborate futility of his life.
    Chapter 14 (62% in)

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