Definitions and translations for "effect"

Definition of effect

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Noun
1. (of a law) having legal validity.
The law is still in effect.
2. An outward appearance.
He made a good impression.
I wanted to create an impression of success.
She retained that bold effect in her reproductions of the original painting.
3. The central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work.
4. An impression (especially one that is artificial or contrived).
He just did it for effect.
5. A symptom caused by an illness or a drug.
The effects of sleep loss.
The effect of the anesthetic.
6. A phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon.
The magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise.
His decision had depressing consequences for business.
He acted very wise after the event.
Verb
7. Act so as to bring into existence.
Effect a change.
8. Produce.
The scientists set up a shock wave.
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English - English - effect

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n. result, outcome; influence; impact; gimmick, trick; natural phenomenon
v. accomplish, put into action, execute, do
n. effect, result, outcome; curve (Sports); share, stock (Finance)

English - Spanish - effect

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s. efecto, incidencia, influencia, repercusiones, resultado, resultados
v. efectuar, hacer, llevar a cabo, ocasionar, oficiar, operar, realizar, ultimar

English - French - effect

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n. effet, résultat; conséquence; effet spécial; impression
v. effectuer, accomplir, réaliser

English - German - effect

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n. Wirkung, Auswirkung, Effekt
v. erzielen; herbeiführen; tätigen; abschließen; leisten

English - Indonesian - effect

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n. akibat, hasil, isi, pengaruh, efek
v. menyebabkan, mengakibatkan, mengadakan, menjalankan

English - Italian - effect

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s. effetto, conseguenza, risultato; efficacia; compimento; impressione; effetto speciale
v. effettuare, compiere, realizzare; causare, determinare

English - Polish - effect

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n. skutek, rezultat, wynik, konsekwencja, działanie, oddziaływanie, wpływ, wykonanie, sens, efekt, ulot
v. wykonać, przeprowadzać, uskuteczniać, wykonywać, przeprowadzić, uskutecznić

English - Portuguese - effect

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s. efeito; ação; conseqüência; realização
v. efetuar

English - Romanian - effect

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n. efect, rezultat, urmare, înrâurire, influenţă, vigoare, scop, intenţie, impresie, bunuri, avere, randament
v. efectua, face, executa, realiza, săvârşi, concretiza

English - Russian - effect

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с. результат, следствие; цель, намерение, содержание; действие, воздействие, влияние; эффект, впечатление; полезный эффект, сила; производительность
г. осуществлять, совершать, выполнять, оказывать влияние

English - Turkish - effect

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f. gerçekleştirmek, meydana getirmek, etkisi olmak, sonuca vardırmak, ulaşmak, etki etmek
i. etki, tesir, netice, sonuç, izlenim, reaksiyon, gerçeklik, yürürlük, uygulama, anlam, verim, efekt

English - Ukrainian - effect

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n. дія, вплив, наслідок, результат, мета, намір, здійснення, враження, ефект, резонанс
v. виконувати, здійснювати, укладати, оформляти, виконати

Dutch - English - effect

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n. effect, result, outcome; curve (Sports); share, stock (Finance)

English - Dutch - effect

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zn. effect; uitwerking, resultaat, gevolg
ww. effecteren

English - Greek - effect

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ουσ. αποτέλεσμα, δράση, ενέργεια, επίδραση, πράξη, εντύπωση, εφφέ, σκοπός
ρήμ. κατορθώνω, επιτελώ

Dutch - French - effect

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1. (algemeen) effet (m); action (f)
2. (bedrijf) action (f); actions (fp)
3. (resultaat) résultat (m); effet (m)

English - Arabic - effect

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‏إنطباع، تأثير، وقع تأثير، نتيجة، أثر، فحوى، جوهر، واقع، مفعول، ممتلكات شخصية منقولة، ثمرة‏
‏أحدث، دخل حيز التنفيذ، نفذ، طبق‏

English - Chinese - effect

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(名) 结果, 效果, 影响
(动) 造成; 招致; 产生; 实现, 达到

English - Chinese - effect

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(名) 結果, 效果, 影響
(動) 造成; 招致; 產生; 實現, 達到

English - Hindi - effect

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n. तासीर, प्रभाव, परिणाम
v. प्रभाव डालना, उत्पन्न करना, अमल में लाना

English - Japanese - effect

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(動) もたらす; 成就する
(名) 結果; 効果; 効き目

English - Korean - effect

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명. 결과; 영향; 효과; 요술장이의 트릭; 자연 현상
동. 성취하다, 수행하다, 집행하다, 행하다

English - Vietnamese - effect

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n. kết qủa, sự tác dụng, ảnh hưởng, sự hiệu qủa, sự hiệu lực, sự công hiệu, thành phần, nội dung, hiệu ứng, thực hiện
v. thi hành
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Synonyms for effect
1. efficacy: force, power, validity, weight
2. consequence: purpose, conclusion, end, aftermath, issue, outcome
3. accomplishment: execution, fulfilment, operation
4. significance: import, intent, meaning, purport, signification, tenor
5. bring about: execute, cause, exercise, do, induce, make
6. achieve: fulfil, conclude, complete, accomplish, realise, realize, consummate
Verb forms for effect
Present participle: effecting
Present: effect (3.person: effects)
Past: effected
Future: will effect
Present conditional: would effect
Present Perfect: have effected (3.person: has effected)
Past Perfect: had effected
Future Perfect: will have effected
Past conditional: would have effected