Examples from the Web for sisyphean
Perhaps even more problematic is that legal enforcement of the policy itself is a Sisyphean task; there is no way it can be done.The University Of New Orleans’ Cigarette Ban Is Total BS|Chloé Valdary|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Trolling for notes every few months can be a Sisyphean task.Antonis Samaras: New Greek Prime Minister and Predecessor Share College Ties|Jim Warren|June 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Graduating into the Great Recession only added to the sense of Sisyphean striving.
Chrysler nearly escaped its Sisyphean fate, with a hastily arranged “merger of equals” a decade ago, to Daimler-Benz.
One evening I found him in his chambers engaged upon his Sisyphean labour of “tidying up.”
Without some such respite he could never have faced and carried through the almost Sisyphean task which awaited him at daylight.His Unknown Wife|Louis Tracy
Is the Sisyphean stone of Home Rule, so laboriously rolled uphill, to again roll down, crushing in its fall the faithful rollers?Ireland as It Is|Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
It seemed a Sisyphean task, no sooner ended than a new one was exacted.Glimpses into the Abyss|Mary Higgs
The British Minister after a year's trial began to realise the magnitude of his Sisyphean task.The Englishman in China During the Victorian Era, Vol. I (of 2)|Alexander Michie