The possession of raw squashes would have availed us little.
No entreaties nor cajoleries at first availed to make them leave their refuge.
But of this expedient she availed herself rather less than any of her forerunners.
The reptile was now beyond my reach, but its destruction would not have availed me.
There lay the scheming, busy head, but what availed all its calculations and its cunning now!
He wanted a little rest and availed himself of this opportunity.
We also availed ourselves of this good opportunity to determine our position and check our compasses; they proved to be correct.
Yet it availed not, for the men of Abi were a multitude, and the royal guard but very few.
I availed myself of this time to look about the town and its environs.
And he availed himself to the full of his new opportunities.