ineffectively ineffectively

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an ineffective manner

Usage(s):

  1. That's why they tried to come up with a budget, for all that it was rolled out ineffectively.
  2. Palin is ineffectively defended by.
  3. At the same time, however, there is a lot of money being spent inefficiently, ineffectively, and in some cases in ways that are actually pretty stunning.

News

Quotes

  1. "This included performance concerns about ineffectively prosecuting departmental priority areas, failure to follow departmental guidelines, or just an overall inability to lead and effectively manage a US Attorney's office," Roehrkasse said.
    on Mar 4, 2007 By: Brian Roehrkasse Source: Kansas City Star

  2. The House investigation criticized Chertoff, saying his overall responsibilities for the federal disaster relief during Katrina were fulfilled "either late, ineffectively or not at all."
    on Feb 12, 2006 By: Michael Chertoff Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "There is a lot of money being spent inefficiently, ineffectively, and -- in some cases -- in ways that are actually pretty stunning," Obama said.
    on May 7, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: CNNMoney.com

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