Definition for FU'TILE

FU'TILE, a. [Fr.; L. futilis, from futio, to pour out; effutio, to prate or babble; Heb. and Ch. בטא, to utter rashly or foolishly. Class Bd, No. 2, 6, 15.]

  1. Talkative; loquacious; tattling. [Obs.] Bacon.
  2. Trifling; of no weight or importance; answering no valuable purpose; worthless.
  3. Of no effect.

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