Derived forms of unproductiveunproductively, adverbunproductiveness, noun
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How to use unproductive in a sentence
They became, in a sense, unproductive employees, and were summarily fired.When Evolution Is Infectious - Issue 90: Something Green|Moises Velasquez-Manoff|September 30, 2020|Nautilus
Strategic foresight offers an alternative to unproductive worry.
That way, we are more likely to avoid previous mistakes, break unproductive patterns, and benefit from lessons learned.If we want to transform African economies, we must look beyond relying on governments|K.Y. Amoako|August 6, 2020|Quartz
So if senior managers are calling them unproductive, we know we have a problem.
Most of them are woefully unproductive, and tyrannize our offices.
As many expected, the talks were unproductive, but massive crowds gathered to watch the televised debate at the protest sites.Chinese Tourists Are Taking Hong Kong Protest Selfies|Brendon Hong|October 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Software patents have become a source of unproductive litigation that entrenches large tech companies and inhibits creativity.
That fat turned out to be bloated and unproductive dealerships.Romney Attacks Obama Over ‘Public’ Equity Job Slashing|Daniel Stone|May 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
If the next Congress finds rules from the last Congress to be outdated or unproductive, members can tear them up and start over.No Labels, a Nonpartisan Group, Unveils Its Plan to Fix Congress|Mark McKinnon|December 12, 2011|DAILY BEAST
I also expected boredom to be exactly how it is: mind-numbingly unproductive.
He sat glum and thoughtful, his mind in unproductive travail, until the captain was announced.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
The most unproductive part appeared to be the narrow strip that extends towards Cape Van Diemen.
The deposits received are not left unproductive, they are placed in funds, public or otherwise.
The fisheries were comparatively unproductive, and the potato crop failed.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
It is in accordance with facts to call American professors, as a class, unproductive.