Sentence Examples


  • The meeting was unproductive of good.
  • Only about 5% was unproductive soil or moorland.
  • Enough of this unproductive self-pity.
  • The coastal plain comprises a sandy, unproductive belt immediately on the coast, back of which is a more fertile tertiary plain, well suited, near the higher country, to the production of sugar and cotton.
  • The low coral islands suffer frequently from drought; their soil is sandy and unproductive, and in some cases the natives attempt cultivation by excavating trenches and fertilizing them with vegetable and other refuse.