French translation of avail
to avail o.s. of sth [offer, opportunity, service]
user de qch,
profiter de qch
to no avail or of no avail
⇒ His efforts were to no avail.
Ses efforts furent vains.to little avail
sans grand résultat
Example Sentences Including 'avail'
The street was packed with people venturing out into the fading drizzle to avail themselves of the Sisterhood's generosity.TREASON KEEP (2001)
To no avail : the morning walks ceased, the bedside chats stopped.A Death in the Family
Keep ringing au pair agency to bleat at them but to no avail.AND GOD CREATED THE AU PAIR (2005)
Trends of 'avail'
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Translation of avail from the Collins English to French Dictionary