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Italian pope from 1458 to 1464 who is remembered for his unsuccessful attempt to lead a crusade against the Turks (1405-1464) Aeneas Silvius , Enea Silvio Piccolomini , Pius II
member of a nationalistic Chinese secret society that led an unsuccessful rebellion in 1900 against foreign interests in China Boxer
abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1858) Brown , John Brown
unsuccessful campaign in World War I (1915) by the English and French to open a passage for aid to Russia; defeated by the Turks Dardanelles , Dardanelles campaign
unsuccessful ending to a struggle or contest defeat , licking
someone who is unsuccessful dud , flop , washout
quality of suggesting an unsuccessful result inauspiciousness , unpropitiousness
king of France and son of Louis VIII; he led two unsuccessful crusades; considered an ideal medieval king (1214-1270) Louis IX , Saint Louis , St. Louis
king of France who led the unsuccessful Second Crusade and fought frequent wars with Henry II of England (1120-1180) Louis VII
(Latin) nil; nothing (as used by a sheriff after an unsuccessful effort to serve a writ) nihil
famous chief of the Ottawa who led an unsuccessful rebellion against the British (1715-1769) Pontiac
artistic work critically acclaimed but commercially unsuccessful succes d'estime
unsuccessful or useless vain
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