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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not producing an intended effect adj. - Lacking the ability or skill to perform effectively; Lacking in power or forcefulness.

Usage examples (36)
  • An ineffective administration
  • An ineffective teacher
  • And because those weapons are so ineffective, we’ll use your neighbourhood as a testing ground…..ineffective as they are, you’ll probably survive…….
  • But what we get from our government sometimes is what I call ineffective authoritarianism. for more
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