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ef·fec·tu·al

 (ĭ-fĕk′cho͞o-əl)
adj.
Producing or sufficient to produce a desired effect. See Synonyms at effective.

[Middle English effectuel, from Old French, from Late Latin effectuālis, from Latin effectus, result, effect; see effect.]

ef·fec′tu·al′i·ty (-ăl′ĭ-tē) n.
ef·fec′tu·al·ly adv.

effectually

(ɪˈfɛktjʊəlɪ)
adv
1. with the intended effect; thoroughly
2. to all practical purposes; in effect
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.effectually - 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"
ineffectually - in an ineffectual manner; "she tried ineffectually to light the primus, and Thomas came to help her"
Translations

effectually

[ɪˈfektjʊəlɪ] ADV (frm) → eficazmente, con eficacia

effectually

[ɪˈfɛktjʊəlɪ] adv (frm) → efficacemente
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Just at this time, however, a British force made its appearance off the Hook; and the port of New York was effectually blockaded.
The former of these, the immense wealth of which the captain supposed Mr Allworthy possessed, and which he thought himself sure of inheriting, promised very effectually to supply; and the latter, the soundness of his own constitution, and his time of life, which was only what is called middle-age, removed all apprehension of his not living to accomplish.
I think we shall see that it can act most effectually.
Among the precautions I used to take on the savages landing on the island, it was my constant care to prevent them making the least discovery of there being any inhabitant upon the place: and when by any occasion they came to know it, they felt it so effectually that they that got away were scarce able to give any account of it; for we disappeared as soon as possible, nor did ever any that had seen me escape to tell any one else, except it was the three savages in our last encounter who jumped into the boat; of whom, I mentioned, I was afraid they should go home and bring more help.
There is a way," cried Hor Vastus, "to thwart him effectually and for ever.
Distance does the same beneficent work far more speedily, and (when assisted by Change) far more effectually as well.
A cry more prolonged than the others and ending in a series of groans effectually roused me from my drowsy lethargy.
I have attacked her in form five times since she was sick, and am beaten off; the jade is so stout she won't capitulate nor yield upon any terms, except such as I cannot effectually grant.
Pontellier to cut out--a marvel of construction, fashioned to enclose a baby's body so effectually that only two small eyes might look out from the garment, like an Eskimo's.
The separate governments in a confederacy may aptly be compared with the feudal baronies; with this advantage in their favor, that from the reasons already explained, they will generally possess the confidence and good-will of the people, and with so important a support, will be able effectually to oppose all encroachments of the national government.
The bordering States, if any, will be those who, under the impulse of sudden irritation, and a quick sense of apparent interest or injury, will be most likely, by direct violence, to excite war with these nations; and nothing can so effectually obviate that danger as a national government, whose wisdom and prudence will not be diminished by the passions which actuate the parties immediately interested.
If a man would cross a business, that he doubts some other would handsomely and effectually move, let him pretend to wish it well, and move it himself in such sort as may foil it.