Ineffectualness
Ineffectualness In`ef*fec"tu*al*ness, n. Lack of effect, or of power to produce it; inefficacy. [1913 Webster]

The ineffectualness of some men's devotion. --Wake. [1913 Webster]


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  • ineffectualness — index detriment, disability (physical inability), failure (lack of success), impotence, inability, inefficacy Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …   Law dictionary

  • ineffectualness — 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

  • ineffectualness — noun see ineffectual …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ineffectualness — See ineffectuality. * * * …   Universalium

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

  • ineffectualness — in·ef fec·tu·al·ness || ‚ɪnɪ fektʃʊəlnɪs n. inefficiency; lack of productivity; futility; powerlessness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ineffectualness — n. Inefficacy …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • ineffectualness — in·effectualness …   English syllables

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

  • 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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