She balled her fists and struck out at him, her efforts feeble and ineffectual .
The Executive's advertising campaigns contrive to be both insulting and ineffectual .
How our poor, ineffectual Mayor must envy his opposite number in Paris!
Saying that you don't like the choices available is weak and ineffectual .
His mother, a pale, ineffectual , religious woman, dies young, leaving Archie to the care of a father he dreads and dislikes.
Anyone know of the seemingly ineffectual changes to the way films are nominated for the documentary Oscar?
Our ineffectual government should have done something about this appalling situation by now.
We have been spared three years' ineffectual management.
This has the effect of fooling us into believing that this power is ineffectual .
But in situations like this, ineffectual gestures are usually worse than no gestures at all.