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effective

effective as in 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"

Synonyms

  • effectualproducing or capable of producing an intended result or having a striking effect; having legal efficacy or force
  • efficaciousmarked by qualities giving the power to produce an intended effect; producing or capable of producing an intended result or having a striking effect
effective as in able to accomplish a purpose
  • "functioning effectively"
  • "people who will do nothing unless they get something out of it for themselves are often highly effective persons...-G.B.Shaw"
  • "effective personnel"
  • "an efficient secretary"
  • "the efficient cause of the revolution"

Synonyms

  • efficientbeing effective without wasting time or effort or expense; able to accomplish a purpose
effective as in works well as a means or remedy
  • "an effective reprimand"
  • "a lotion that is effective in cases of prickly heat"
effective as in exerting force or influence
  • "the law is effective immediately"
  • "a warranty good for two years"
  • "the law is already in effect (or in force)"

Synonyms

  • good(often used as a combining form) in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard (`good' is a nonstandard dialectal variant for `well'); completely and absolutely (`good' is sometimes used informally for `thoroughly'); benefit; moral excellence or admirableness; that which is pleasing or valuable or useful; articles of commerce ; having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified; having the normally expected amount; morally admirable ; deserving of esteem and respect; promoting or enhancing well-being; agreeable or pleasing; of moral excellence; having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude; thorough; with or in a close or intimate relationship; financially safe; most suitable or right for a particular purpose; resulting favorably; exerting force or influence; capable of pleasing; appealing to the mind; in excellent physical condition; tending to promote physical well-being; not forged; not left to spoil; generally admired
  • in effect(p)
  • in force(p)
effective as in existing in fact
  • "not theoretical"
  • "real"
  • "a decline in the effective demand"
  • "confused increased equipment and expenditure with the quantity of effective work done"
effective as in ready for service
  • "the fort was held by about 100 effective soldiers"