effectively

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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
adverb
1. (efficiently)
a. eficazmente
Becoming emotionally involved in a problem hinders your ability to solve it effectively.Involucrarse emocionalmente en un problema entorpece la capacidad de resolverlo eficazmente.
b. con eficacia
The police were able to break up the riots effectively and without violence.La policía logró dispersar los disturbios con eficacia y sin violencia.
2. (in effect)
a. de hecho
If you omit the truth, you are effectively lying.Si omites decir la verdad, estás de hecho mintiendo.
b. en realidad
The battle was effectively lost from its inception.La batalla estaba en realidad perdida desde el comienzo.
3. (strikingly)
a. con mucho efecto
The art director effectively photographed the models for the ad campaign.El director artístico fotografió con mucho efecto las modelos para la campaña publicitaria.
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effectively
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
adverb
1. (efficiently)
a. eficazmente
2. (really)
a. en realidad, de hecho
they are effectively the samede hecho vienen a ser lo mismo
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effectively [ɪˈfektɪvlɪ]
adverb
1 (efficiently) [+treat, teach, work] eficazmente; de manera eficaz; [+function] de manera eficaz
it's very difficult to treat this disease effectively es muy difícil tratar esta enfermedad eficazmente or de manera eficaz
2 (strikingly) [+displayed, decorated, combined] de manera impresionante; con mucho efecto
3 (in effect) realmente; de hecho
the contest was effectively won in the first five minutes realmente or de hecho, el concurso estaba ganado en los primeros cinco minutos
the Soviet government is effectively in the hands of the Russians
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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