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Ineffective

In`ef`fect´ive
a.1.Not effective; not having the desired effect; ineffectual; futile; inefficient; useless; as, an ineffective appeal; an ineffective herbal remedy.
The word of God, without the spirit, [is] a dead and ineffective letter.
- Jer. Taylor.
Adj.1.ineffective - not producing an intended effect; "an ineffective teacher"; "ineffective legislation"
Antonyms:
effective, effectual, efficacious - producing or capable of producing an intended result or having a striking effect; "an air-cooled motor was more effective than a witch's broomstick for rapid long-distance transportation"-LewisMumford; "effective teaching methods"; "effective steps toward peace"; "made an effective entrance"; "his complaint proved to be effectual in bringing action"; "an efficacious law"
2.ineffective - lacking in power or forcefulness; "an ineffectual ruler"; "like an unable phoenix in hot ashes"
Synonyms: unable, ineffectual
3.ineffective - lacking the ability or skill to perform effectively; inadequate; "an ineffective administration"; "inefficient workers"
Synonyms: inefficient
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