Meaning of “ineffectual” in the English Dictionary

"ineffectual" in British English

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ineffectualadjective

uk /ˌɪn.ɪˈfek.tʃu.əl/ us /ˌɪn.ɪˈfek.tʃu.əl/ formal

(Definition of “ineffectual” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ineffectual" in American English

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ineffectualadjective

us /ˌɪn·ɪˈfek·tʃu·əl/

not able to produce good results:

an ineffectual teacher

(Definition of “ineffectual” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)