Idioms about effect
- to go into operation; begin to function.
- to produce a result: The prescribed medicine failed to take effect.
Origin of effect
synonym study for effect
words often confused with effect
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How to use effect in a sentence
The FDA then revoked its authorization after hydroxychloroquine was shown not to combat the virus and was linked to harmful side effects.WHO advises against using Gilead’s remdesivir to treat hospitalized COVID patients|Claire Zillman, reporter|November 20, 2020|Fortune
Advertising has been around for a long time and researchers have been interested in studying the effects of advertising for a long time.Does Advertising Actually Work? (Part 1: TV) (Ep. 440)|Stephen J. Dubner|November 19, 2020|Freakonomics
Heart failure can lead to kidney or liver damage or worsening effects in the heart.Teen athletes with even mild COVID-19 can develop heart problems|Partho Sengupta|November 18, 2020|Science News For Students
Then, you can dial in the strength of the effect with the slider and position the light source by tapping anywhere on the image.Google Photos is better at image editing than you think|Harry Guinness|November 17, 2020|Popular-Science
All vaccines have some small rate of negative outcomes, and when given to an entire population these effects can become problematic.A second COVID-19 vaccine just reported excellent results. What now?|Claire Maldarelli|November 16, 2020|Popular-Science
This is particularly true when such cops are focused on effecting an arrest.‘I Can’t Breathe!’ ‘I Can’t Breathe!’ A Moral Indictment of Cop Culture|Michael Daly|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“AIDS is effecting the world, so I wanted to heighten the awareness that we are all in the same boat,” Mooney said.Victor Mooney’s Epic Adventure for His Dead Brother|Justin Jones|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The disorder is rare, effecting approximately 32 out of every 100,000 people over age 60.Transient Global Amnesia: What Total Memory Loss Is Like|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD|July 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
America has no serious options for effecting gradual reform in the kingdom.
But the overwhelming majority of the time the strategy worked, not just from one game to another but in effecting lasting change.
We however succeeded in effecting our arrival at Sydney by the 25th, after an absence of 344 days.
This, as experience has shown, is a simpler way of effecting a policy of insurance.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
They are to spare neither money nor horses in picking up his trail and effecting his capture.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
You may be assured of receiving immediate notice of my effecting my landing on the Continent.
The loss of the British army was very serious in effecting such important achievements.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
British Dictionary definitions for effect
- in fact; actually
- for all practical purposes
Derived forms of effecteffecter, nouneffectible, adjective
Word Origin for effect
Medical definitions for effect
Other words from effectef•fect′i•ble adj.
Other Idioms and Phrases with effect
see in effect; into effect; take effect; to that effect.