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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an inept or wasteful manner.

Usage examples (38)
  • He dealt inefficiently with the crisis
  • Wood with a high moisture content burns inefficiently, meaning more is needed and more carbon dioxide is released into the atmosphere.
  • Seems like a big (often inefficiently run) business.
  • A home inefficiently supervised is an instrument for evil. for more
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