To no avail

in a Sentence

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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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