OTHER WORDS FROM ineffectivein·ef·fec·tive·ly, adverbin·ef·fec·tive·ness, noun
How to use ineffective in a sentence
If they continue down that path in the coming months they will risk being seen as robotic and ineffective.Bankers were the villains of the last recession. They can be heroes in this one|matthewheimer|December 11, 2020|Fortune
Housing experts say it’s premature to declare Faulconer’s reform efforts ineffective.Faulconer ‘Changed the Dialogue’ on Housing, But Results Remain Elusive|Andrew Keatts|December 10, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Not only is it awkward and ineffective, but it would also be dangerous to risk his safety and be ill-prepared for the job at hand.Five ways to become a ‘Search Sherpa’ for your own organization|Lisa Little|December 7, 2020|Search Engine Land
They realized that amorphous goals of “slowing the spread” or “flattening the curve” had been ineffective in mustering public support for the stringent mitigation measures that would be necessary to contain the virus.
If patients take ineffective drugs that amount to little more than sugar pills, their chronic conditions could spiral out of control.
The double standard of sexualization is hypocritical at best and ineffectively vindictive at worse.Full Frontal Disney: Feminism's Nudity Double Standard|Emily Shire|August 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After the usual means for resuscitation had been ineffectively tried, her heart was laid bare.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley
We replied ineffectively, for we had no means of dislodging them, nor did the cavalry when they came up.War in the Garden of Eden|Kermit Roosevelt
Yet a few yards to Yeobright's left, on the open heath, how ineffectively gnashed the storm!Return of the Native|Thomas Hardy
The French replied from some old guns on the hills as well as three shots from the Zelie, but ineffectively.
The imbecile sounds stopped, but the lips worked ineffectively again.The Gray Mask|Wadsworth Camp