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Another word for effective

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Adjective
  1. Producing or able to produce a desired effect

    See also:

    thrive

  2. In effect

    See also:

    be

Another word for effective

Synonym Study

  • Efficient implies skill and economy of energy in producing the desired result and when applied to persons implies competence an efficient machine, an efficient worker
  • Effectual specifically implies the production of the desired effect or result in a decisive manner an effectual reply to his charge
  • Efficacious refers to that which is capable of producing the desired effect or result an efficacious remedy
  • Effective is applied to that which produces a definite effect or result an effective speaker