Effectively - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈfektɪvli|  American pronunciation of the word effectively
Brit.  |ɪˈfɛktɪvli|  British pronunciation of the word effectively

adverb

- in an effective manner(syn: efficaciously)

these are real problems that can be dealt with most effectively by rational discussion

- in actuality or reality or fact

she is effectively his wife

Examples

They had effectively disappeared.

Effectively, the company was used as their "piggy bank". (Telegraph)

Try to communicate your ideas more effectively.

Children have to learn to communicate effectively.

Effectively, it has become impossible for us to help.

Most of the urban poor are effectively excluded from politics.

these are real problems that can be dealt with most effectively by rational discussion

His bad health has prevented him from being able to function effectively in recent weeks.

The scandal limited her ability to govern effectively.

The company wants to leverage its brands more effectively.

...movie audiences have effectively nixed the idea of the reviving the old-fashioned western by emphatically ignoring this latest effort...

...during the Vietnam War the university's campus effectively became the area's omphalos for antiwar activity...

...the exodus from the cities was an unexpected precipitate of the automobile, which effectively shrank distances...

...the new zoning strictures effectively make further development along the riverfront commercially unviable...

...Edward VIII effectively uncrowned himself when he insisted upon marrying an American divorcée....

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