effective (s):
existing in fact; not theoretical; real
a decline in the effective demand.
confused increased equipment and expenditure with the quantity of effective work done
effective (s):
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....
effective personnel.
an efficient secretary.
the efficient cause of the revolution
effective (s):
exerting force or influence
the law is effective immediately.
a warranty good for two years.
the law is already in effect (or in force)
effective (a):
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.
effective teaching methods.
effective steps toward peace.
made an effective entrance.
his complaint proved to be effectual in bringing action.
an efficacious law

Related Words: effectualefficacious
effective (s):
works well as a means or remedy
an effective reprimand.
a lotion that is effective in cases of prickly heat
effective (s):
ready for service
the fort was held by about 100 effective soldiers
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Waste not, want not

israf yoksulluğu getirir
If we're careful and waste nothing we'll never go without things we need.

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