It was aggressive, it was unapologetic, it was necessary, and it was effective.
The authors found that "very hard exercise" was almost twice as effective as "moderate" exercise.
Yes, he ran a magnificent, vicious, and effective campaign, one to be studied by political masterminds for generations.
Or perhaps the most effective advocacy requires a human name and face.
So great and effective was the opposition of Freud and his intimates, however, that the book never appeared in public view.
His approach to Melcher had been dramatic, terrifying, effective.
And that was the one thing which was most effective in restoring Katy's nerves.
Moreover, corruption by bribes is not always the most effective kind.
But when he left argument and came back to experience he was most effective.
What method of remembering do you find most effective in your own case?
late 14c., from French effectif, from Latin effectivus "productive, effective," from effect-, stem of efficere (see effect (n.)). Effectively in the sense of "actually" is attested by 1650s. Related: Effectivity.