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Synonyms for efficient
ɪˈfɪʃ əntef·fi·cient

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  1. efficientadjective


  2. efficientadjective


  3. efficientadjective

    The motor is only 20% efficient at that temperature.


Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. efficientadjective

    being effective without wasting time or effort or expense

    "an efficient production manager"; "efficient engines save gas"


    wasteful, inefficient, incompetent, uneconomical

  2. effective, efficientadjective

    able to accomplish a purpose; functioning effectively

    "people who will do nothing unless they get something out of it for themselves are often highly effective persons..."-G.B.Shaw; "effective personnel"; "an efficient secretary"; "the efficient cause of the revolution"

    good, efficacious, effectual, effective, in effect(p), in force(p)

    inefficient, incompetent, uneconomical, wasteful

Dictionary of English Synonymes1.0 / 1 vote

  1. efficientadjective

    operative, active, efficacious, effective, effectual, potent

  2. efficientadjective

    able, energetic, skilful, ready

  3. efficientnoun

    cause, operator, prime mover, efficient agent

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  1. efficientadjective

    competent, capable, proficient, effectual, potent, efficacious

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  1. Anna Ekström:

    The main reason was that it would not be an efficient and effective measure to stop the spread of the virus.

  2. Lisette Ackerberg:

    I am especially proud to give people with disabilities a safe and efficient way to access and enjoy the magnificent beauty of Malibu.

  3. Dana White:

    What can an efficient, confidence-building salon do for women who look like me ? That's my' why,' that's the drive. I'm just so excited to be a revolution in haircare.

  4. Canadian Milos Raonic:

    I was sort of just looking for another set of eyes to be a bit more efficient on grass, there is going to be the three weeks leading to Wimbledon that we are going to work and really put some attention to that and just find that groove, that efficiency.

  5. Arianna Arcara:

    He had found a language, an aesthetic that was very efficient not only to document but to project emotions.

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