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Synonyms for effectual
ɪˈfɛk tʃu əlef·fec·tu·al

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  1. effectualadjective

    Antonyms:
    ineffectual

  2. effectualadjective

    Antonyms:
    ineffectual

Princeton's WordNet

  1. effective, effectual, efficaciousadjective

    producing or capable of producing an intended result or having a striking effect

    "an air-cooled motor was more effective than a witch's broomstick for rapid long-distance transportation"-LewisMumford; "effective teaching methods"; "effective steps toward peace"; "made an effective entrance"; "his complaint proved to be effectual in bringing action"; "an efficacious law"

    Synonyms:
    sound, effective, in effect(p), efficient, efficacious, legal, in force(p), good

    Antonyms:
    invalid

  2. legal, sound, effectualadjective

    having legal efficacy or force

    "a sound title to the property"

    Synonyms:
    sound, heavy, effective, wakeless, efficacious, profound, good, legal, healthy, reasoned, intelligent, level-headed, well-grounded, levelheaded

    Antonyms:
    invalid

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. effectualadjective

    Synonyms:
    operative, successful

  2. effectualadjective

    Synonyms:
    efficacious, effective, active, efficient, of adequate power

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. effectualadjective

    Synonyms:
    efficacious, effective, efficient, availing, successful

    Antonyms:
    ineffectual

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#155good
#546legal
#803sound
#1068effective
#2145heavy
#2615healthy
#3315efficient
#4767intelligent
#11321profound
#23590reasoned
#54598efficacious
#70091effectual
#194605levelheaded

How to use effectual in a sentence?

  1. Seneca:

    The path of precept is long, that of example short and effectual.

  2. Pliny the Elder:

    Why is it that we entertain the belief that for every purpose odd numbers are the most effectual?

  3. George Mason:

    To disarm the people... was the best and most effectual way to enslave them.

  4. Aesop:

    Persuasion is often more effectual than force.

  5. Thomas Jefferson, Notes on the State of Virginia:

    Reason and free inquiry are the only effectual agents against error.


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