profitlessly


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profitlessly

(ˈprɒfɪtlɪslɪ)
adv
in such a way as to not yield profit, as in financial gains or general benefits or advantages
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Adv.1.profitlessly - without gain or profitprofitlessly - without gain or profit    
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profitlessly

[ˈprɒfɪtlɪslɪ] ADVinútilmente

profitlessly

adv
(Comm) → ohne Gewinn
arguezwecklos
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When the mining first began, several rebels toward the East had tried profitlessly to buck this irrefragable game and had found they had battered their unyielding heads against an equally unyielding stone wall.
But now for years past I have resumed the habit, and I hope not to continue it profitlessly.
Bataille's initial point of contrast is inanimate objects, profitably used as tools or profitlessly squandered in displays of conspicuous destruction (or consumption, which amounts to the same thing for Bataille).