Ineffectuality
Ineffectuality In`ef*fec`tu*al"i*ty, n. Ineffectualness. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • ineffectuality — ineffectual ► ADJECTIVE 1) not producing any or the desired effect. 2) lacking adequate forcefulness in a role or situation. DERIVATIVES ineffectuality noun ineffectually adverb ineffectualness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • ineffectuality — noun see ineffectual …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ineffectuality — See ineffectual. * * * …   Universalium

  • ineffectuality — noun The state or condition of being ineffectual …   Wiktionary

  • ineffectuality — Synonyms and related words: absurdity, aimlessness, bootlessness, counterproductiveness, counterproductivity, emptiness, failure, fatuity, fecklessness, forcelessness, fruitlessness, futility, hollowness, immateriality, impotence, inability,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ineffectuality — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The condition or state of being incapable of accomplishing or effecting anything: helplessness, impotence, inadequacy, incapability, ineffectiveness, ineffectualness, inefficacy, power lessness, uselessness. See AFFECT …   English dictionary for students

  • ineffectuality — in·effectuality …   English syllables

  • ineffectuality — noun lacking the power to be effective • Syn: ↑ineffectiveness, ↑ineffectualness • Ant: ↑effectiveness (for: ↑ineffectiveness) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ineffectual — ineffectuality, ineffectualness, n. ineffectually, adv. /in i fek chooh euhl/, adj. 1. not effectual; without satisfactory or decisive effect: an ineffectual remedy. 2. unavailing; futile: His efforts to sell the house were ineffectual. 3.… …   Universalium

  • ineffectiveness — noun lacking the power to be effective • Syn: ↑ineffectualness, ↑ineffectuality • Ant: ↑effectiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ineffectual (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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