Definitions for effectively

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. efficaciously, effectively(adverb)

    in an effective manner

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

  2. effectively, in effect(adverb)

    in actuality or reality or fact

    "she is effectively his wife"; "in effect, they had no choice"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. effectively(adverb)ɪˈfɛk tɪv

    ≠ ineffective

    How to search the Internet effectively.; Do you communicate effectively with your colleagues?

  2. effectivelyɪˈfɛk tɪv

    in reality

    He said it nicely, but he was effectively telling her to leave.


  1. effectively(Adverb)

    In an efficient or effective manner; with powerful effect.

  2. effectively(Adverb)

    Essentially; for all practical purposes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Effectively(adverb)

    with effect; powerfully; completely; thoroughly

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'effectively' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2109

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'effectively' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1914

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'effectively' in Adverbs Frequency: #167

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