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  • 61addle — I. a. 1. Addled, spoiled (as eggs), rotten, putrid, corrupt. 2. Barren, unfruitful, fruitless, abortive, unproductive, unprolific, unfertile, sterile, infecund, addled. II. v. a. 1. Corrupt, spoil, render barren. See preceding. 2. Accumulate… …

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  • 62poor — I. a. 1. Indigent, needy, necessitous, pinched, straitened. 2. Penniless, moneyless, impecunious, destitute, distressed, poverty stricken, seedy, reduced, short of money, out of money, without a penny, out of pocket, out of cash, out at the… …

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  • 63effete — adj 1. weakened, enfeebled, enervated, devitalized, drained, worn out, used up, played out, burned out, spent; weak, feeble, powerless. 2. decadent, degenerate, corrupt, dissolute, dissipated, depraved, debauched, deteriorated, degraded, debased …

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  • 64fruitless — adj 1. futile, vain, idle, unavailing, abortive, bootless, worthless, useless; ineffectual, ineffective, inefficacious; unproductive, unyielding, unprofitable, profitless, unremunerative, unrewarding, unpaying, gainless; unsuccessful, Inf. no go …

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  • 65impotent — adj 1. powerless, helpless, weak, feeble, frail, infirm, impuissant; exhausted, worn out, enfeebled, spent, all in, done for; prostrate, shattered, demoralized; enervated, nerveless, debilitated; disabled, decrepit, crippled, paralytic, palsied;… …

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  • 66ineffectual — adj 1. ineffective, inefficacious, inadequate, inefficient, incompetent, unserviceable, inoperative; useless, inutile, worthless, valueless, merit less, nugatory. 2. futile, unavailing, bootless; fruitless, unproductive, abortive, barren, sterile …

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  • 67infertile — adj unfruitful, infecund, barren, unproductive, fallow, effete, sterile; fruitless, unfructuous, Bot. acarpous, arid; impotent, unprolific, childless …

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  • 68inoperative — adj 1. not operative, not in operation, not in effect, not in force. 2. ineffectual, ineffective, inefficacious, inadequate, inefficient; useless, inutile, worthless, valueless, merit less, nugatory. 3. futile, unavailing, bootless, fruitless,… …

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  • 69nonproductive — adj 1. sterile, unfruitful, unfertile, unfecund, unprolific, barren, unproductive, Bot. acarpous. 2. ineffective, ineffectual, of no effect; futile, vain, pointless, otiose, unavailing, bootless, of no avail; useless, of no use, worthless,… …

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  • 70shy — I adj 1. bashful, diffident, retiring, reserved, backward, unconfident, Archaic. verecund, Scot, and North Eng. blate; shrinking, withdrawn, distant, Inf. introverted, unsocial, unsociable; modest, meek, demure, coy; self conscious, constrained;… …

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  • 71sterile — adj 1. pure, sterilized, harmless, uninfected, disinfected, germfree, sanitary, aseptic, uncontam inated, unpolluted, antiseptic. 2. unfruitful, fruitless, unproductive, unyielding; childless, barren, abortive, fallow, infecund, infertile,… …

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  • 72unproductive — adj 1. fruitless, unfruitful, unyielding, issueless; childless, sterile, barren, abortive, infe cund, unprolific, fallow, Bot. acarpous, impotent, effete; dead, dry, arid. 2. useless, futile, vain, idle, unavailing, bootless; ineffectual,… …

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  • 73unyielding — adj 1. unbending, inflexible, inductile, stiff; rigid, firm, hard, adamantine; implastic, inelastic, wooden, petrified, ossified; set, fixed, immobile, immovable, unchangeable. 2. unrelieved, relentless, implacable; stark, hardcore;… …

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  • 74effete — [adj1] spoiled, exhausted burnt out*, corrupt, debased, decadent, decayed, declining, decrepit, degenerate, dissipated, dissolute, drained, enervated, enfeebled, far gone*, feeble, immoral, obsolete, overrefined, overripe, played out*, soft,… …

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  • 75fruitless — [adj] bringing no advantage, product abortive, barren, empty, futile, gainless, idle, ineffective, ineffectual, infertile, in vain, pointless, profitless, spinning one’s wheels*, sterile, to no avail*, to no effect*, unavailable, unavailing,… …

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  • 76sterile — [adj] unproductive, clean antiseptic, arid, aseptic, bare, barren, bleak, dead, decontaminated, desert, desolate, disinfected, dry, effete, empty, fallow, fruitless, futile, gaunt, germ free, hygienic, impotent, infecund, infertile, pasteurized,… …

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