Definitions for unfruitfulʌnˈfrut fəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•fruit•fulʌnˈfrut fəl(adj.)

  1. not providing satisfaction; unprofitable; unrewarding:

    an unfruitful search for gold.

  2. not producing offspring; sterile.

  3. not bearing fruit or harvest; barren:

    an unfruitful tree.

Origin of unfruitful:

1350–1400

un•fruit′ful•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfruitful(adj)

    not fruitful; not conducive to abundant production

Wiktionary

  1. unfruitful(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to not bearing fruit (usually figuratively).

    Despite spending two hours looking, her search was unfruitful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unfruitful(adj)

    not producing fruit or offspring; unproductive; infertile; barren; sterile; as, an unfruitful tree or animal; unfruitful soil; an unfruitful life or effort

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