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ef·fi·cient

 (ĭ-fĭsh′ənt)
adj.
1. Acting or producing effectively with a minimum of waste, expense, or unnecessary effort: an efficient builder; an efficient factory.
2. Acting directly to produce an effect: the efficient cause of the revolution.
3. Causing less waste or requiring less effort than comparable devices or methods. Used in combination: energy-efficient wind turbines; cost-efficient health care.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin efficiēns, efficient-, present participle of efficere, to effect; see effect.]

ef·fi′cient·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.efficiently - with efficiency; in an efficient manner; "he functions efficiently"
inefficiently - in an inefficient manner; "he dealt inefficiently with the crisis"
Translations
بِكَفَاءَةبِكَفاءَه، بِنَجاعَه
výkonně
effektivt
tehokkaasti
učinkovito
á áhrifaríkan hátt
効率的に
효율적으로
učinkovito
effektivt
อย่างมีประสิทธิภาพ
một cách hiệu quả

efficiently

[ɪˈfɪʃəntlɪ] ADV
1. (= competently, well) → eficientemente, de manera eficiente
she works efficientlytrabaja eficientemente or de manera eficiente
she dealt with my application very efficientlytramitó mi solicitud de manera muy eficiente
our muscles need oxygen to work efficientlylos músculos necesitan oxígeno para trabajar con eficacia
the new machine works efficientlyla máquina nueva da un buen rendimiento
2. (= effectively) → de manera eficaz
use "Cleano" to banish stains efficientlyutilice "Cleano" para acabar con las manchas de manera eficaz

efficiently

[ɪˈfɪʃəntli] adv [work, function] → efficacement

efficiently

adveffektiv; to work more efficientlyrationeller arbeiten; quickly and efficientlyschnell und effizient (geh)

efficiently

[ɪˈfɪʃntlɪ] adv (see adj) → efficientemente, efficacemente
the new machine works efficiently → il nuovo macchinario ha un buon rendimento

efficient

(iˈfiʃənt) adjective
1. (of a person) capable; skilful. a very efficient secretary.
2. (of an action, tool etc) producing (quick and) satisfactory results. The new lawn mower is much more efficient than the old one.
efˈficiently adverb
efˈficiency noun

efficiently

بِكَفَاءَة výkonně effektivt effizient αποδοτικά de manera eficiente tehokkaasti efficacement učinkovito efficientemente 効率的に 효율적으로 efficiënt rasjonelt skutecznie eficientemente эффективно effektivt อย่างมีประสิทธิภาพ etkili bir biçimde một cách hiệu quả 有效地
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I want a wife: the sole helpmeet I can influence efficiently in life, and retain absolutely till death.
Next day it all came out, sadly to my chagrin; and still I was not altogether sorry: I thought the burden of directing and warning would be more efficiently borne by him than me.
But the most copper money has been saved --literally tens of millions of dollars--by persuading thin wires to work as efficiently as thick ones.
Indirect tactics, efficiently applied, are inexhaustible as Heaven and Earth, unending as the flow of rivers and streams; like the sun and moon, they end but to begin anew; like the four seasons, they pass away to return once more.
At this stage of the process, some one of the party suggested feathers; but the suggestion was at once overruled by the dwarf, who soon convinced the eight, by ocular demonstration, that the hair of such a brute as the ourang-outang was much more efficiently represented by flu.
On the contrary, he was extremely angry, with the confused impotent anger of one who finds himself unreasonably but efficiently frustrated.
Striding clumsily but efficiently, like a laboring-man, she led him into the largest building, where Daylight saw a hand-press and all the paraphernalia on a small scale for the making of wine.
By your own confession the trust machines do the work more efficiently and more cheaply than you can.
There is no objection to my having an unofficial interview with him, either here in my rooms or elsewhere, as long as he is efficiently guarded?
Over all these causes of Change I am convinced that the accumulative action of Selection, whether applied methodically and more quickly, or unconsciously and more slowly, but more efficiently, is by far the predominant Power.
But I entreat you to bear in mind, very seriously and steadily, that if I am to do you any good, it can only be with your own assistance; and that you can only render that, efficiently, by seeking aid from Heaven.
We did our best; and I hope we affirmed our faith in the power of Hollis's charm efficiently enough to put the matter beyond the shadow of a doubt.