As strong as he was, it would be useless to resist.
They're useless without Quinn.
Without Quinn the stuff is as useless as an empty bottle.
Sitting, she gave up on the jammed seatbelt after a few useless tugs.
It's useless to dwell on what might've been.
She suggested he take the cell phone but then remembered it was useless in the high mountains.
They're beautiful but useless, she grumbled.
The symbols were useless to him.
Right now, he's useless to them and anyone else, just an immortal whose freakish power should've landed him on my list long, long ago, she said.
The access pad was useless, the clothing unit jammed, the communication monitor too covered with handprints from her searching to work right.
It would heal once he reached the main craft with the help of the medical unit but was useless in the meantime.
He was trapped, useless, unable to help the woman he was assigned to guard.
In spite of his nearly useless arm, he eagerly helped with the chores.
"It's useless to fight it," he observed.
She was trying to determine the best way to attack and debating the validity of her boss's assertion that the human-made weapons she carried were useless against Xander.
The Original Other would know that the gem was useless without Xander; what Jonny knew – or was doing – was lost on him.
A piece of cotton wool soaked in strong carbolic acid will relieve the pain of dental caries, but is useless in other forms of toothache.
Mirabeau at first attempted again to make an alliance with Lafayette, but it was useless, for Lafayette was not a strong man himself and did not appreciate "la force" in others.
He really belonged to the Kansas girl, who had much respect for his thoughts after they had been properly wound and set going; but as the copper man would be useless in any place but a fairy country Dorothy had left him in charge of Ozma, who saw that he was suitably cared for.
Then it occurred to me that it was useless to continue the struggle--I must do something to turn the current of her thoughts.
It is a clumsy and unsatisfactory way of receiving communication, useless when Miss Sullivan or some one else who knows the manual alphabet is present to give Miss Keller the spoken words of others.
A carload of drovers, too, in the midst, on a level with their droves now, their vocation gone, but still clinging to their useless sticks as their badge of office.
They looked at the beautiful, large, thoughtful eyes full of tears and of thoughts, gazing shiningly and imploringly at them, and understood that it was useless and even cruel to insist.
He alone during the whole retreat insisted that battles, which were useless then, should not be fought, and that a new war should not be begun nor the frontiers of Russia crossed.