[fyoo-til-i-tair-ee-uh n] /fyuˌtɪl ɪˈtɛər i ən/
believing that human hopes are vain, and human strivings unjustified.
a person who holds this belief.
of or relating to the belief that human endeavour can serve no useful purpose
one who holds this belief
[fyoo-til-i-tee] /fyuˈtɪl ɪ ti/ noun, plural futilities for 2, 3. 1. the quality of being ; ineffectiveness; uselessness. 2. a trifle or frivolity: the large collection of futilities that clutter our minds. 3. a act or event. /fjuːˈtɪlɪtɪ/ noun (pl) -ties 1. lack of effectiveness or success 2. lack of purpose or meaning 3. something […]
[foo-ton, fyoo-] /ˈfu tɒn, ˈfyu-/ noun 1. a thin mattress, usually filled with layers of cotton batting and encased in cotton fabric, placed on a floor for sleeping, especially in traditional Japanese interiors, and folded and stored during the day. /ˈfuːˌtɒn/ noun 1. a Japanese padded quilt, laid on the floor for use as a […]
/ˈfʊtˌsæl/ noun 1. a form of association football, played indoors with five players on each side
[fuht-uh k] /ˈfʌt ək/ noun, Nautical. 1. any of a number of timbers forming the lower, more curved portion of the frame in a wooden hull. /ˈfʌtək/ noun 1. (nautical) one of the ribs in the frame of a wooden vessel