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Inefficient

Pronunciation of Inefficient
/ɪnɪfˈɪʃənt/, /ɪnɪfˈɪʃənt/, /ɪ_n_ɪ_f_ˈɪ_ʃ_ə_n_t/

Antonyms for inefficient:

experienced, adept, efficient, skilled, effective, competent, expert, proficient, skillful, effectual.

Synonyms for inefficient:

Sense 1

flabby, small-time, defunct, flaccid, moribund, muddled, bum, outworn, unworkmanlike, nonoperational, muted, uninformative, purposeless, Overworked, otiose, spent, infertile, inefficacious, toothless, facile, pointless, nugatory, defective, futile, unhelpful.

Sense 2

lame, paper, unskilled, empty, unreliable, dysfunctional, paralyzed, bush-league, unproven, porous, worthless, unskillful, inoperable, unresponsive, cumbersome, anemic, inexpert.

Sense 3

inactive, incapable, inapt, idle, temperamental.

Sense 5

old.

Sense 10

dead.

unserviceable

useless.

unused

inexperienced.

all (adjective)

ineffective.

feeble (adjective)

lame, flabby.

helpless (adjective)

unable, paralyzed.

incompetent (adjective)

inexperienced, bush-league, useless.

ineffective/ineffectual (adjective)

futile, nugatory, idle, feckless, worthless.

inefficient (adjective)

ineffectual, ineffective, unfit, incompetent, incapable, inexpert, unskilled, inefficacious, inept, unskillful.

inexpedient (adjective)

inexpedient, unsatisfactory, inept, delinquent, unfit, unsuitable, undesirable, inconvenient, mistimed, untimely, disadvantageous.

lame (adjective)

unsuitable, unsatisfactory.

useless (adjective)

ineffectual.

Sense 1 (noun)

futile, purposeless, pointless, defective, worthless.

Sense 2 (noun)

incapable.

Sense 3 (noun)

inexpert, unskillful, unskilled, inapt, unworkmanlike.

Sense 4 (noun)

useless, inefficacious.

inefficient (noun)

incompetent, ineffective, wasteful, uneconomical.

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