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futureless

[fyoo-cher-lis] /ˈfyu tʃər lɪs/
adjective
1.
without a future; having no prospect of future betterment or prosperity.
Origin of futureless
1860-1865
1860-65; future + -less
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  • He enjoyed his privileges at her house with the futureless satisfaction of a man.

    Indian Summer William D. Howells
  • And it was Kitty that had made it flat, and cold, and futureless.

    The Marriage of William Ashe Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • One almost wonders, in these futureless times, that so many of the former still remain.

    Pirate Gold Frederic Jesup Stimson
  • What a pitiful face it was, this weary, loosened, futureless old face above him!

    Christmas Roses and Other Stories Anne Douglas Sedgwick

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