offering to impact the desired function; making the desired or expected result or outcome; operative; efficacious: because, a fruitful cause; effective proceedings.
effective at creating effect; complement action or task; adapted for a desired end: as, the effective power of an army or of a steam-engine is really so much; effective capacity.
Serving to wow or influence with admiration; creating a decided impression of beauty or a feeling of admiration at very first presentation; impressive; striking; especially, artistically powerful or successful: since, a very good performance; a fruitful photo.
providing to effect the intended function; producing the desired or expected result or result; operative; effective: as, a very good cause; efficient procedures.
with the capacity of producing impact; complement action or duty; adapted for a desired end: as, the effective force of an army or of a steam-engine is indeed much; efficient ability.
Serving to impress or impact with admiration; making a decided effect of beauty or a feeling of admiration at first presentation; impressive; striking; specifically, artistically strong or successful: as, an effective overall performance; a very good picture.