One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the state was under the control of ineffectual rulers’
inefficient, ineffective, inefficacious, unsuccessful, powerless, impotent, inadequate, inept, incompetent, incapable, unfit, lame, feeble, weak, poor
informal useless, hopeless, rotten, lousy, no good
2‘she made an ineffectual effort to escape’
ineffective, unproductive, unsuccessful, non-successful, profitless, fruitless, futile, failed, abortive, vain, unavailing, useless, worthless, inadequate, inefficient, inefficacious, lame, inept, bungled, bungling
rare unfructuous, inutile
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