Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary. English Wikipedia has an article on: effect. They were plainly intended to have a bracing moral effect , and perhaps had this result for the people at whom they were aimed.
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Its graceful cane halftester rose high towards the cornice and was so festooned in carved white wood that the effect was positively insecure, as if the great couch were trimmed with icing sugar. Barack Obama is hoping that several measures announced on June 4th will have a similarly paralysing effect on their modern incarnation, the patent troll.
The effect of the hurricane was a devastated landscape. The new law will come into effect on the first day of next year. The effect of flying was most convincing.
Using the Effect Hook
I use an echo effect here to make the sound more mysterious. I just bought a couple of great effects. Meaning "impression produced on the beholder" is from Sense in stage effect, sound effect, etc. The verb is from s.
Affect vs. Effect
Related: Effecting ; effection. RELATED WORDS development , reaction , event , repercussion , ramification , consequence , aftermath , outcome , issue , response , fallout , use , strength , force , power , sense , influence , reality , meaning , significance. Nearby words efavirenz , eff , eff. Idioms in effect , for practical purposes; virtually: His silence was in effect a confirmation of the rumor. Origin of effect —; Middle English Latin effectus the carrying out of a task, etc.
Effect, consequence s , result refer to something produced by an action or a cause. An effect is that which is produced, usually more or less immediately and directly: The effect of morphine is to produce sleep.
effect | Definition of effect in English by Lexico Dictionaries
A consequence, something that follows naturally or logically, as in a train of events or sequence of time, is less intimately connected with its cause than is an effect: Punishment is the consequence of disobedience. A result may be near or remote, and often is the sum of effects or consequences as making an end or final outcome: The English language is the result of the fusion of many different elements.
Can be confused affect effect see usage note at affect 1. Usage note See affect 1. Origin of effects plural of effect. Synonym study See property. Examples from the Web for effect But they say its effect on the regular daily operation of organized crime has been negligible. Some Persons Unknown E.
Records of a Girlhood Frances Ann Kemble. See also effects. Derived Forms effecter , noun effectible , adjective.