an unwinnable struggle; a struggle destined to failure
I just see it as a losing battle on the way to an eventual future straight out of the movie Idiocracy.
It is time to admit that the struggle to end poppy cultivation in Afghanistan is a losing battle.
The group had also funded independent-minded Democrat Dennis Kucinich in his losing battle against incumbent Marcy Kaptur.
Unless Democrats can do the same, this will not be the only losing battle.
“My character is fighting against emotions, which is a losing battle,” says Mikkelsen.
Every losing battle in His service turns in time to victory.
In his heart of hearts he had realized from the first his inequality in this losing battle.
He had known nothing of the bitterness of defeat, the losing battle with fate, the inexorableness of bereavement.
For the first time in his life he felt that he was fighting a losing battle.
For a terrible moment the sound of her losing battle filled the room.