English to Afrikaans Meaning :: inefficient

onbekwaam
Inefficient :
ondoeltreffende
- ondoeltreffendeondoeltreffend
 

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Adjective(1) not producing desired results; wasteful(2) lacking the ability or skill to perform effectively; inadequate

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(1) This he ascribed to two trends: declining productivity growth and the inefficient use of labour.(2) This free-for-all leads to the economically inefficient use of the resource.(3) Procedures that were set up to expose and correct dishonesty were themselves blocked or shown to be inefficient .(4) Discussion is such a slow and inefficient mechanism for communication of concepts like this.(5) They make very big, very inefficient barbecues which waste loads of charcoal.(6) France, Canada and Russia have built power stations using the tide, but they are unwieldy and inefficient .(7) Indeed, it would be inefficient to waste time perfecting the literary value.(8) But the force's intelligence system was so inefficient that the records were destroyed or lost.(9) Buying an extended warranty each time you buy a household appliance is an inefficient way of insuring belongings.(10) A fall in asset turnover is normally associated with an inefficient use of resources within a business.(11) The more important point, however, is that ethnic discrimination is inefficient .(12) Insiders blame it on inefficient and unplanned working culture on the campus.(13) It would negate the need to build these inefficient wind farms and put a stop to the despoiling of Scotland's landscapes!(14) Does he not realise that the main reason most people don't use the bus is that they are slow, inconvenient and inefficient ?(15) His campaign is based on what he believes makes good government and he states that the current system is inefficient .(16) Fix deadlines, and if they are not met, punish and replace the lethargic and inefficient ones.
Related Words
(1) inefficient ::
ondoeltreffende
Synonyms
Adjective
1. ineffective ::
oneffektiewe
Antonyms
1. effective ::
effektiewe
2. effectual ::
doeltreffende
3. efficacious ::
doeltreffend
4. efficient ::
doeltreffende
5. expedient ::
raadsaam
Different Forms
inefficient, inefficiently
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but to an idyllic country\\Nwith a poor, inefficient police force.\0

but to an idyllic country
with a poor, INEFFICIENT police force.

Money Heist Season 3, Episode 5


- It looked pretty good in the store.
- It is an inefficient design.

- It looked pretty good in the store. - It is an INEFFICIENT design.

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 2


- Here and here.
- Also inefficient, and might be loud.

- Here and here. - Also INEFFICIENT, and might be loud.

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 2


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