Having rejected an unavailing reformist road to socialism, they now believed they had reformed capitalism substantially enough that the interests of workers and capitalists coincided.
The ‘last’ in last resort can mean ‘only,’ in circumstances where there is plausible reason to believe that nonmilitary actions are unavailable or unavailing .
And maybe they are especially corrupting when they are unavailing : Suppose your ex-con doesn't care, and won't behave.
It is still unclear whether virtual education is really less expensive, and attempts to assess comprehensively the effectiveness of educational programs have been unavailing .
Cambridge did not grant women degrees until 1948, but in March 1897 Maitland delivered a superb if unavailing address favoring the women's cause.
This has been compounded by an unavailing resort to extreme force in the most heated zones of engagement.
Detroit Aircraft's frantic efforts to regain stability were unavailing and, in October, the corporation floundered into receivership.
The second response to the sterility objection - that a procreation requirement would be unduly intrusive - is equally unavailing .
Inquiries made of the sellers and their forwarding agents after the event were unavailing because they were either elusive or unco-operative or both.
I have taken the other side of the unavailing inflation ‘debate,’ arguing that inflation is anything but dead and bond prices anything but a sure bet.