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EFFECTIVE

'EFFECTIVE' is a 9 letter word starting and ending with E

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for EFFECTIVE

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word effective will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

2 letter words

GO

4 letter words

ABLE - ACID - LIVE - MEAN - REAL - SURE - TRUE - UP TO

5 letter words

BASIC - CHIEF - FORCE - GOING - GUTSY - HAPPY - PITHY - POWER - QUICK - SMART - SOLID - SOUND - VALID - VITAL

6 letter words

ACTIVE - ACTUAL - BITING - COGENT - DIRECT - MIGHTY - MOVING - POTENT - PUNCHY - RULING - SINEWY - STRONG - USEFUL

7 letter words

CAPABLE - CUTTING - DRIVING - DYNAMIC - EQUAL TO - HELPFUL - IN FORCE - IN POWER - MORDANT - NERVOUS - SINEWED - SUASIVE - TELLING - VIRTUAL - WEIGHTY - WINNING

8 letter words

ADEQUATE - BANAUSIC - CHARMING - DRAMATIC - ELOQUENT - FEASIBLE - FORCEFUL - FORCIBLE - FRUITFUL - IMPOSING - INCISIVE - MAGNETIC - OPERABLE - PIERCING - POIGNANT - POWERFUL - PUISSANT - SLASHING - STRIKING - VIGOROUS - VIRTUOUS - WORKABLE

9 letter words

COMPETENT - CORROSIVE - EFFECTIVE - EFFECTUAL - EFFICIENT - ENERGETIC - ESSENTIAL - ESTIMABLE - EXPEDIENT - IMPORTANT - MOMENTOUS - OPERATION - OPERATIVE - PRACTICAL - PRAGMATIC - PREPOTENT - REPUTABLE - TRENCHANT

10 letter words

ARMIPOTENT - BENEFICIAL - COMPELLING - CONVINCING - ENCHANTING - FUNCTIONAL - IMPERATIVE - IMPRESSIVE - INFALLIBLE - NOTICEABLE - PERSONABLE - PERSUASIVE - PREVAILING - PRODUCTIVE - PROFICIENT - PROFITABLE - REALIZABLE - REMARKABLE

11 letter words

CHARISMATIC - CONSPICUOUS - EFFICACIOUS - EXPEDITIOUS - FUNCTIONING - HIGH-POTENCY - HIGH-POWERED - HIGH-TENSION - IN OPERATION - INFLUENTIAL - OPERATIONAL - OUTSTANDING - PENETRATING - PRACTICABLE - PRAGMATICAL - PRESTIGIOUS - SENSATIONAL - SERVICEABLE - SUBSTANTIAL

12 letter words

CONSIDERABLE - HIGH-PRESSURE - IRRESISTIBLE

13 letter words

AUTHORITATIVE - CONSEQUENTIAL

14 letter words

MIGHTY IN BATTLE

Definition of effective

  • existing in fact; not theoretical; real; "a decline in the effective demand"; "confused increased equipment and expenditure with the quantity of effective work done"
  • 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"
  • exerting force or influence; "the law is effective immediately"; "a warranty good for two years"; "the law is already in effect (or in force)"
  • producing or capable of producing an intended result or having a striking effect; "an air-cooled motor was more effective than a witch's broomstick for rapid long-distance transportation"-LewisMumford; "effective teaching methods"; "effective steps toward peace"; "made an effective entrance"; "his complaint proved to be effectual in bringing action"; "an efficacious law"
  • works well as a means or remedy; "an effective reprimand"; "a lotion that is effective in cases of prickly heat"
  • ready for service; "the fort was held by about 100 effective soldiers"


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