Definition of 'avail'
Example sentences containing 'avail'
Many do so to little or no avail.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Irish did the same but to little avail.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
But it would avail them little.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It was doubled, to little avail.Into Africa - a social history of the East African Safari (1989) Times, Sunday Times (2016) THE DOG LISTENER: Learning the Language of your Best Friend (2002) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Tried hard to little avail.The Sun (2013)
I will gladly avail myself of all that you're doing.Christianity Today (2000) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The Government has tried a series of measures to try to cool the ardour for bricks and mortar, but to little avail.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Employers have paid 44 billion in contributions in the past three years in an attempt to narrow their yawning deficits, but to little avail.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Although they often avail themselves of delicious pies and cakes from the local WI stall, they are both keen cooks.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Definition of avail from the Collins English Dictionary