Effectual

/ifekchuhwuhl/

Sense: Adjective


  1. Producing or capable of producing an intended result or having a striking effect.

    1. An air-cooled motor was more effective than a witch's broomstick for rapid long-distance transportation.
    2. Effective teaching methods.
    3. Effective steps toward peace.
    4. Made an effective entrance.
    5. His complaint proved to be effectual in bringing action.
    6. An efficacious law.
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  2. Having legal efficacy or force.

    1. A sound title to the property.
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Pronunciation
Syllable Hyphenation
ef•fec•tu•al
IPA Transcription
/ɪfɛktʃʌwʌɫ/
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