Meaning & Definition of Efficiency in English
1. The ratio of the output to the input of any system
2. Skillfulness in avoiding wasted time and effort
- "She did the work with great efficiency"
Examples of using
Healthy food is essential for a healthy body and a healthy mind, and as a result, promotes maximum efficiency.
Charles Moore created Forth in an attempt to increase programmer productivity without sacrificing machine efficiency.
Everyone strives for efficiency but few seem to attain it.