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abortive

see definition of abortive
  • adjfailing to achieve a goal
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Synonyms for abortive

adj failing to achieve a goal
  • failed
  • fruitless
  • futile
  • unsuccessful
  • failing
  • ineffective
  • ineffectual
  • miscarried
  • unavailing
  • unproductive
  • useless
  • vain
  • worthless

Antonyms for abortive

  • fruitful
  • productive
  • profitable
  • complete
  • consummated
  • effectual
  • efficient
  • successful
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More words related to abortive

fruitless

adjective. bringing no advantage, product

futile

adjective. hopeless, pointless

idle

adjective. worthless, ineffective

ineffective

adjective. useless

ineffective/ineffectual

adjective. weak, useless

inefficacious

adjective. ineffectual
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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