Definitions For Ineffective


  • Lacking the ability or skill to perform effectively; inadequate
  • Lacking in power or forcefulness


  • Not producing an intended effect

Is Ineffective a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Ineffective is worth 22 points in Scrabble and 25 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Ineffective in a Sentence

  • The treatment was ineffective against the disease.
  • An ineffective effort to reduce unemployment that only spurred inflation

Synonyms for Ineffective

Antonyms for Ineffective

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