Examples from the Web for unpromising
Experienced defense lawyers, however, well understand that the insanity defense is a very difficult and unpromising choice.
Sleep came easily to him under the most unpromising circumstances.General John Regan|George A. Birmingham
But even in the most unpromising fields this conclusion should not be hastily reached.Organizing and Building Up the Sunday School|Jesse Lyman Hurlbut
At the risk of tediousness we shall enter briefly into this unpromising ground.Short Studies on Great Subjects|James Anthony Froude