avail

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/əˈveɪl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/əˈveɪl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ə vāl)


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avail

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. literary: their [attempts, efforts, struggle] availed (them) nothing
  2. literary: their [attempts] did not avail them
  3. literary: did not avail us
  4. literary: will not avail us [at all, in the slightest]
  5. avail themselves of the [discounts, offers, opportunities]
n
  1. [discuss, push, pull] to no avail
  2. was of [little, no] avail
  3. would be of [little] avail
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