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1. effective

adjective. ['ɪˈfɛktɪv, ˈiːfɛktɪv'] producing or capable of producing an intended result or having a striking effect.

Synonyms

  • stiff
  • strong
  • effectuality
  • impelling
  • impressive
  • effectiveness
  • efficacious
  • effectual
  • trenchant
  • efficient
  • utile
  • effectivity
  • hard-hitting
  • effectualness
  • powerful
  • rough-and-ready
  • telling
  • useful

Antonyms

  • ineffectiveness
  • impotent
  • powerless
  • useless
  • ineffective

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1. Noun Phrase
Specific recommendations most often include detailed cost estimates to ensure modifications or improvements are both efficient and cost effective.

2. effective

adjective. ['ɪˈfɛktɪv, ˈiːfɛktɪv'] able to accomplish a purpose; functioning effectively.

Synonyms

  • competent

Antonyms

  • sober
  • irresolute

3. effective

adjective. ['ɪˈfɛktɪv, ˈiːfɛktɪv'] works well as a means or remedy.

Antonyms

  • weak

4. effective

adjective. ['ɪˈfɛktɪv, ˈiːfɛktɪv'] exerting force or influence.

Synonyms

  • in force
  • in effect
  • operative

Antonyms

  • informal
  • woman
  • flexible
  • mobile

5. effective

adjective. ['ɪˈfɛktɪv, ˈiːfɛktɪv'] existing in fact; not theoretical; real.

Synonyms

  • existent

Antonyms

  • sterile
  • uninfluential

6. cost

noun. ['ˈkɑːst, ˈkɔst'] the total spent for goods or services including money and time and labor.

Synonyms

  • capital expenditure
  • borrowing cost
  • damage
  • outlay
  • cost overrun
  • replacement cost
  • spending
  • terms
  • ransom money
  • marketing cost
  • outgo
  • unit cost
  • portage
  • expense
  • disbursal
  • price
  • expenditure
  • ransom
  • distribution cost
  • opportunity cost
  • payment
  • production cost
  • disbursement
  • cost of living
  • charge
  • reproduction cost
  • physical value
  • handling charge

Antonyms

  • nonpayment
  • calm
  • overcharge
  • discharge

Etymology

  • cost (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • costen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. cost

verb. ['ˈkɑːst, ˈkɔst'] be priced at.

Synonyms

  • knock back
  • be
  • put back

Antonyms

  • arise
  • pay cash
  • importance
  • unimportance

Etymology

  • cost (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • costen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. cost

verb. ['ˈkɑːst, ˈkɔst'] require to lose, suffer, or sacrifice.

Synonyms

  • necessitate
  • demand
  • ask
  • require
  • need
  • involve
  • postulate
  • take

Antonyms

  • unburden
  • empty
  • negative charge
  • positive charge

Etymology

  • cost (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • costen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. cost

noun. ['ˈkɑːst, ˈkɔst'] the property of having material worth (often indicated by the amount of money something would bring if sold).

Synonyms

  • value
  • assessment
  • monetary value
  • average cost
  • marginal cost
  • incremental cost
  • expensiveness
  • price
  • inexpensiveness

Antonyms

  • inexpensiveness
  • stay
  • appreciate
  • mark down

Etymology

  • cost (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • costen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. cost

noun. ['ˈkɑːst, ˈkɔst'] value measured by what must be given or done or undergone to obtain something.

Synonyms

  • death toll
  • toll
  • price

Antonyms

  • cash
  • credit
  • linger
  • absolve

Etymology

  • cost (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cost (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • costen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • coster (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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