Definition of futility in English:
Pointlessness or uselessness: the horror and futility of war
More example sentences
- The narrator then steps in to comment on the pointlessness and futility of life on earth before the credits roll.
- In its place stands the conviction of the futility of life; of the awareness of existence in a dark room.
- In the face of war and mass slaughter, he has proved it retains the ability to shock us with the sheer frivolity of its efforts in futility.