Translation of ineffective in Spanish:


ineficaz, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌɪnəˈfɛktɪv/ /ɪnɪˈfɛktɪv/

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    (measure/response) ineficaz
    (attempt) infructuoso
    (attempt) que no da resultado
    (attempt) que no surte efecto
    (person) incompetente
    (person) ineficiente
    as a teacher she was totally ineffective como profesora era absolutamente incompetente
    • Universities, the most ineffective professional lobby in Britain, simply took this on the chin.
    • To be sure, this mission has been woefully ineffective from the start.
    • As a sales patter, it was hopelessly ineffective, probably scaring off any potential purchasers.
    • If you try to use an action to make the ‘wrong’ judgement, it will be highly ineffective.
    • The watchdog criticised low standards, poor quality teaching and ineffective management.
    • Another interesting charge is that the loss leading auditors are also spectacularly ineffective.
    • The hoses which the doomed emergency workers hauled up the stairs would have been completely ineffective.
    • Socialism has been proven to be an ineffective way of increasing the productivity and efficiency of an economy.
    • So it was more to reduce the ineffective trial rate than to impact on the delays, but it does work together, obviously.
    • Just as well people know me for the ineffective correspondent that I am.
    • As a result they can look forward to an ineffective centre being eventually closed altogether when it suits them.
    • I have always believed fox hunting is a pretty ineffective way of controlling this particular vermin.
    • The treatment was expensive and ineffective, with a high recurrence rate.
    • The ad industry doesn't need a bunch of clueless and ineffective new rules - they just need a good brief.
    • The council has been totally ineffective at reducing rodent numbers despite my phone calls and emails.
    • It may prove ineffective if, at appeal, workers expose vague contractual obligations.
    • If little else, the response was ineffective and certainly not constructive.
    • In fact, security measures promoted by risk aversion tend to be ineffective.
    • I personally do not believe the heritage centre would be ineffective, quite the contrary.
    • Private companies will also be allowed to collect fines in areas where courts have been ineffective.