To no avail in a Sentence 🔊

Definition of To no avail

fruitless, pointless often referring to making effort but not having success

Examples of To no avail in a sentence

The football team tried to pull out a win even though they were forty points behind, but their efforts were to no avail. 🔊

I tried to convince my mother to buy me the newest gaming console, but all of my reasonable begging was to no avail. 🔊

The store employee tried his best to stop the shelf from falling during the tremor, but to no avail. 🔊

You can try to fly by flapping your arms, but your efforts will be to no avail no matter how earnest they are.  🔊

I attempted to dodge the ball during gym class, but my efforts were to no avail and we still lost the game of dodgeball.  🔊

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