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Adjective
No longer capable of effective action
“You know better than anyone that such obituaries issue from effete societies.”
Adjective
Lacking strength of will or character
“… the governor is too effete to take on the powerful special interests that really run this state.”
Adjective
Having lost forcefulness, courage, or spirit
“… the soft, effete society that marked the final years of the Roman empire.”
Adjective
Unproductive
Adjective
Affected, over-refined, and ineffectual
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