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Spanish translation of “effect”

effect

noun /iˈfekt/
a result or consequence He is suffering from the effects of overeating His discovery had little effect at first. an impression given or produced The speech did not have much effect (on them) a pleasing effect. effective /-tiv/ adjective having power to produce, or producing, a desired result These new teaching methods have proved very effective. striking or pleasing an effective display of flowers. in operation; working; active The new law becomes effective next week. effectively /-tivli/ adverb
eficazmente
effects noun plural property; goods She left few personal effects when she died. in drama etc, devices for producing suitable sounds, lighting etc to accompany a play etc
efectos
sound effects.
effectual /-tʃuəl/ adjective successful in producing the desired results He was not very effectual as an organiser. come into effect (of a law etc) to begin to operate The law came into effect last month. for effect for the sake of making an impression You don’t mean that – you only said it for effect. in effect (of a rule etc) in operation
en vigor
That law is no longer in effect.
in truth or in practical terms
de hecho
In effect, our opinions differed very little.
put into effect to put (a law etc) into operation
aplicar algo
He has begun to put his theories into effect.
take effect to begin to work; to come into force
hacer efecto
When will the drug take effect?
(Definition of effect from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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