Definition of to little or no avail in English:
With little (or no) success or benefit: he tried to get his work recognized, but to little avail
More example sentences
- I've spent 45 minutes trying to get my email to little avail.
- The county never stopped pumping throughout Jeanne's stay, but to little avail.
- At the time, the International Monetary Fund and Western commercial banks rushed in to shore up investor confidence - apparently to little avail.