[froot-lis] /ˈfrut lɪs/
useless; unproductive; without results or success:
a fruitless search for the missing treasure.
bearing no ; barren.
yielding nothing or nothing of value; unproductive; ineffectual
mid-14c., “unprofitable,” from fruit + -less. Meaning “barren, sterile” is from 1510s. Related: Fruitlessly.
[froot-lit] /ˈfrut lɪt/ noun, Botany. 1. a small , especially one of those forming an aggregate , as the raspberry.
- Fruit machine
noun 1. (Brit) a gambling machine that pays out when certain combinations of diagrams, usually of fruit, are displayed
noun, Western U.S. 1. a farm where fruit is the main produce.
- Fruit rollup
noun See fruit leather