Definitions for effectually

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. effectually(adverb)

    in an effectual manner

    "Bismarck was constantly criticised by the more liberal newspapers, and he retaliated by passing an emergency decree that effectually muzzled the press"

Wiktionary

  1. effectually(Adverb)

    In such a way as to achieve a desired result; effectively.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Effectually(adverb)

    with effect; efficaciously

  2. Effectually(adverb)

    actually; in effect

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Edmund Burke:

    No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.

  2. C. C. Colton:

    Falsehood is never so successful as when she baits her hook with truth, and no opinions so fatally mislead us, as those that are not wholly wrong; as no watches so effectually deceive the wearer as those that are sometimes right.

  3. Albert Einstein:

    A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties no religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.

  4. Tom Blair:

    Silence is one of the great arts of conversation, as allowed by Cicero himself, who says, 'there is not only an art, but an eloquence in it.' A well bred woman may easily and effectually promote the most useful and elegant conversation without speaking a word. The modes of speech are scarcely more variable than the modes of silence.

  5. Tom Blair:

    Silence is one of the great arts of conversation, as allowed by Cicero himself, who says, "there is not only an art, but an eloquence in it." A well bred woman may easily and effectually promote the most useful and elegant conversation without speaking a word. The modes of speech are scarcely more variable than the modes of silence.

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