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OTHER WORDS FROM ineffectivein·ef·fec·tive·ly, adverbin·ef·fec·tive·ness, noun
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Junior Tyger Goslin got the start at quarterback but was ineffective and was benched in favor of freshman Xavier Arline late in the third quarter.Navy is back in action at last but sputters to a 10-7 loss to Memphis|Kareem Copeland|November 29, 2020|Washington Post
Temperature checks and deep cleaning of public surfaces emerged as two largely ineffective measures in a global analysis published November 16 in Nature Human Behavior.Coronavirus shutdowns don’t need to be all or nothing|Jonathan Lambert|November 25, 2020|Science News
Detractors said that mandatory seat belt laws were ineffective, uncomfortable or against their individual rights.Two School Districts Had Different Mask Policies. Only One Had a Teacher on a Ventilator.|by Annie Waldman and Heather Vogell|November 23, 2020|ProPublica
A new paper from the National Institute of Standards and Technology helps demonstrate why one group of masks—valved masks—is almost as ineffective in controlling the spread of mouth particles as wearing no masks at all.Why you should think twice before opting for a valved N95 mask|Kat Eschner|November 12, 2020|Popular Science
Stories about ineffective charities are remembered by donors, who often give less — and effective charities that do a lot of good tend to make for less memorable stories.Which charities do the most good? Charity Navigator joins the effort to answer this crucial question.|Kelsey Piper|October 16, 2020|Vox
But inefficiency and ineffectiveness are not its only evils.
Conservatives in this country will undoubtedly pile on the United Nations for its ineffectiveness.Syrian Crisis Won’t Be Resolved With the Tactics Used in Libya|P.J. Crowley|August 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The American police are generally admitted to be open with special frequency to the charge of ineffectiveness and venality.The Task of Social Hygiene|Havelock Ellis
The worst feature of the experiment was its ineffectiveness.Jefferson and his Colleagues|Allen Johnson
In the diagram, Fig. 108, the ineffectiveness of the thrust is shown at those points.Motors|James Slough Zerbe
Here, I think, is where much of the ineffectiveness of courses in argument is to be found.The Making of Arguments|J. H. Gardiner
Here he became pitiful in his ineffectiveness, and Clytie had at last to admit that he would never be the elocutionist Allan was.The Seeker|Harry Leon Wilson