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ineffective

adjective uk   /ˌɪn.ɪˈfek.tɪv/ us  
not producing the effects or results that are wanted: They made an ineffective attempt to get the rules changed. The army has proved ineffective in protecting the civilian population.
ineffectively
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Translations of “ineffective”
in Spanish ineficaz…
in French inefficace…
in German wirkungslos…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不起作用的,無效果的,不奏效的…
in Russian неэффективный…
in Turkish etkisiz, tesirsiz, iyi çalışmayan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不起作用的,无效果的,不奏效的…
in Polish nieskuteczny…
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