Synonyms of ineffective in English:



  • 1 an ineffective scheme
    unsuccessful, unproductive, fruitless, unprofitable, abortive, futile, purposeless, useless, worthless, ineffectual, inefficient, inefficacious, inadequate; feeble, inept, lame
    archaic bootless
  • 2 an ineffective president
    ineffectual, inefficient, inefficacious, unsuccessful, powerless, impotent, lame-duck; inadequate, incompetent, incapable, unfit, inept, bungling, weak, poor
    informal useless, hopeless
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    Pronunciation: əˈnɒm(ə)ləs
    deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected