“AIDS is effecting the world, so I wanted to heighten the awareness that we are all in the same boat,” Mooney said.
America has no serious options for effecting gradual reform in the kingdom.
Codes were important to effecting victory because tactics had to keep up with the times.
This is particularly true when such cops are focused on effecting an arrest.
The disorder is rare, effecting approximately 32 out of every 100,000 people over age 60.
effecting that she had been learning she completed keeping what she had been getting.
Near three thousand had succeeded in effecting their escape.
With some trouble and much risk he succeeded to a great extent in effecting a reform.
I fear Maurepas is effecting a junction, not with us, but with some one else.
They threw stone balls18 against the walls and towers of the city, and ultimately succeeded in effecting a breach.
late 14c., "a result," from Old French efet (13c., Modern French effet) "result, execution, completion, ending," from Latin effectus "accomplishment, performance," from past participle stem of efficere "work out, accomplish," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + facere "to do" (see factitious).
Meaning "impression produced on the beholder" is from 1736. Sense in stage effect, sound effect, etc. first recorded 1881. The verb is from 1580s. Related: Effecting; effection.
effect ef·fect (ĭ-fěkt')
Something brought about by a cause or an agent; a result.
The power to produce an outcome or achieve a result; influence.
A scientific law, hypothesis, or phenomenon.
The condition of being in full force or execution.
Something that produces a specific impression or supports a general design or intention.
To bring into existence.
To produce as a result.
To bring about.