Graduating into the Great Recession only added to the sense of Sisyphean striving.
Chrysler nearly escaped its Sisyphean fate, with a hastily arranged “merger of equals” a decade ago, to Daimler-Benz.
Perhaps even more problematic is that legal enforcement of the policy itself is a Sisyphean task; there is no way it can be done.
Trolling for notes every few months can be a Sisyphean task.
It was a Sisyphean task, and poor Emile had spent much sweat and not a little blood in his efforts.
Exhausted by her Sisyphean task, distrustful of this new and unfamiliar method, the Osmia resigns herself and expires in her cell.
It seemed a Sisyphean task, no sooner ended than a new one was exacted.
One evening I found him in his chambers engaged upon his Sisyphean labour of “tidying up.”
I was pleased, therefore, to be freed from the Sisyphean labors of the editorial office.
Is the Sisyphean stone of Home Rule, so laboriously rolled uphill, to again roll down, crushing in its fall the faithful rollers?