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effect [ i'fekt] n.结果;效果,效力

bring into effect 实行,实现,实施

come into effect 开始生效,开始实行

in effect 实际上;正实行中

take effect (药等)见效

carry into effect 实行,实现,实施

to the effect that 大意是说

carry/bring into effect使生效,使起作用

come/go into effect 生效,实施

in effect 有效;实际上

put into effect 实行,生效

take effect 生效,起作用

carry/bring into effect
使生效,使起作用

come/go into effect
生效,实施

in effect
有效;实际上

put into effect
实行,生效

take effect
生效,起作用

effect [i'fekt] n. 效果;作用

effect [i'fekt] n.效率,作用,效能

马太效应 "the Matthew effect (A phenomenon in specific circles whereby one's accomplishments and reputation tend to snowball, and those with meager accomplishments have greater difficulty achieving accomplishments. ) "

热岛效应 tropical island effect

社会效益 social effect/ results/ benefit

滞后影响 lagged effect

DME Digital Multiple Effect 数字多功能特技

DSE Digital Special Effect 数字特技

DVE Digital Video Effect 数字视频特技

SE Sound Effect 音响效果

SEA Sound Effect Amplifier 音响效果放大器

Special Effect Amplifier 特技放大器

SEG Special Effect Generator 特技发生器

Marbled effect 大理石效果

Standard for Flame Effects Before an Audience
特技火焰对观众影响标准

effect 效果,作用

to bring a contract into effect 使合同生效

to come into effect 生效

to cease to be in effect/force 失效

to cover (effect,arrange,take out) insurance 投保

special effects 特技

sound effects 音响效果

in effect 实际上,事实上 

effect 效果,作用

参考书的负面效应 My View on the Negative Effects of Reference Books

书的不良影响 My View on the Negative Effects of Books

失效模式及后果分析 failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA)

advertising effects 广告效果

greenhouse effect 温室效应

交换时间已过 effects not cleared

付款 to pay; to make payment; to make effect payment

结帐 to settle; to make settlement; to make effect settlement; to square; to balance

如有机会, 请向本人开出煤炭价款加上保险费的汇票。对于这批出口货物, 为弥补发生损害的损失, 请办理保险并在货值上再加保5%金额
Should you have an opportunity, you may draw on me for the cost of coal, together with that of insurance, which you will be so good as to effect on the outward cargo to its full value, with an addition of five per cent, to cover expenses in case of loss.

对贵方的发票金额, 请向汉堡 A公司开出见票后三个月付款的汇票, 附寄该公司提单一份, 并请该公司办理保险。
For the amount of your invoice, you will be so good as to draw on Messrs. A & Co. of Hamburg, at three months' date, and forward them a bill of lading, requesting them to effect insurance.

副作用 side effects

side effects 副作用

acting with a singling-out effect
署理职位以待选拔晋升;署理以待选拔晋升

effected by an exchange of letters
以书面作实

coat-tail effect 凭借作用;联票效应

Proper measures must be taken to limit the number of foreign tourists and the great efforts should be made to protect local environment and history from the harmful effects of international tourism.
应该采取适当的措施限制外国旅游者的数量,努力保护当地环境和历史不受国际旅游业的不利影响。

An increasing number of experts believe that migrants will exert positive effects on construction of city. However, this opinion is now being questioned by more and more city residents, who complain that the migrants have brought many serious problems like crime and prostitution.
越来越多的专家相信移民对城市的建设起到积极作用。然而,越来越多的城市居民却怀疑这种说法,他们抱怨民工给城市带来了许多严重的问题,像犯罪和卖淫。

Many people believe that international tourism produce positive effects on economic growth and local government should be encouraged to promote international tourism.
许多人认为国际旅游对经济发展有积极作用,应鼓励地方政府发展国际旅游。

In addition, in order to attract tourists, a lot of artificial facilities have been built, which have certain unfavorable effects on the environment.
另外,为了吸引旅游者,大量人工设施被修建,这对环境是不利的。

Furthermore, people who addict to fashion clothes have to spend more time going shopping and pay more attention to the impression they make on others. As a result, it is impossible to devote enough time and energy in their study and job.
而且,沉湎于时尚服装的人们不得不花费更多时间逛商店,更加注意自己给别人的印象。因此,他们不可能有足够的时间用于学习或工作。 112a. No one can doubt the essential fact that the traffic problem over the last years has caused wide public concern all over the world. Experts in increasing numbers are beginning to believe that such situation would produce unfavorable effects on economic growth of local areas.
没有人能否认这一重要事实:最近几年交通问题在全世界受到了普遍关注。越来越多的专家开始相信这种状况将对当地的经济发展产生不利影响。

Many survey show that people in increasing numbers are beginning to recognize that boarding school provides better environment and facilities for children.
许多调查显示越来越多的人开始意识到寄宿学校能给他们的孩子提供较好的学习环境和设施。 120. At the same time, there are still many people who live under the traditional ideas that day schools play an extremely important role in children's study.
同时,仍有许多人持传统观点认为日制学校对孩子的学习发挥着极其重要的作用。
 121. On the one hand, it is indisputable that boarding schools are exerting a growing important effect, especially in last few years.
一方面,寄宿学校正在发挥越来越重要的作用,尤其是最近几年,这是无可争辩的。

Edge effect 边缘效应,边界效应

功率突然变化影响试验
test of effect of sudden power change

多普勒效应法
doppler effect method

Harsh counsels have no effect: they are like hammers which are always repulsed by the anvil.
刺耳的劝告不会收效:它们就像总是被铁砧弹回的锤。

The doctor gave him some medicine to counteract the effect of the poison.
医生给他一些药解毒。

This report about the effect of modernization on human nature is well worth reading.
这份关于现代化对于人性影响的报告很值得一读。

Some diseases are easy to diagnose as their apparent effects are typical and can be recognized immediately.
有些疾病诊断很容易,因为其症状明显、典型,可以立刻识别。

There are anxieties over the effects of job losses.
人们对失业的影响感到忧心忡忡。

I tried sending her flowers but it didn't have any effect.
我尝试着给她送花,但毫无作用。

It's too early to assess the effects of the new law.
要评价新法令的效果现在还为时过早。

Many modern bullets produce an explosive effect upon impact.
许多现代的子弹在击中目标时会发生爆炸。

With isolation, you try to avoid the effects of culture shock, or at least that’s what you think.
你试图通过独处躲避文化震撼的影响,或者不管怎样,你是这样想的。

It is not quite a matter of disagreeing with the theory of independence, but of rejecting its implications: that the romances may be taken in any or no particular order, that they have no cumulative effect, and that they are as separate as the works of a modern novelist.
并不是与独立理论不一致,而是与其应用不相符合:爱情小说可以以任何一种形式展现或者根本没有特殊的规律,他们没有累积效果,就象现代小说家的作品一样独立。

While the fact of this consumer revolution is hardly in doubt, three key questions remain: who were the consumers? What were their motives? And what were the effect of the new demand for luxuries?
然而这种消费革命的情况还有疑问,三个关键的问题是:消费者是什么人?他们的动机是什么?对于奢侈品的新型需求的效果是什么?

Thus, for instance, it may come as a shock to mathematicians to learn that the Schrodinger equation for the hydrogen atom is not a literally correct description of this atom, but only an approximation to a somewhat more correct equation taking account of spin, magnetic dipole, and relatiristic effects, and that this corrected equation is itself only an imperfect approximation to an infinite set of quantum field theoretical equations.
这样,对于数学家们来说是非常惊诧的,例如,薛定谔方程式并不是氢原子的准确描述,而只是某种程度上的近似值。它近似于另外一种描述磁性偶极子相对效果的方程,而这个方程本身又是一套不定量子场论方程的近似值。

The fridge’s effect upon the environment has been evident, while its contribution to human happiness has been insignificant.
冰箱对环境的影响是显而易见的,而它对促进人们幸福的贡献却是微不足道的。

It's certain that every effect must have a cause.
无疑,每个结果必定有其原因。

The advertising campaign didn't have much effect on sales.
这些广告攻势对销售额并没有起到多大作用。

A new system of taxation will be brought into effect next year.
新的税收制度将于明年实行。

We've tried our best to effect reconciliation between the two parties.
我们已尽了最大努力希望促成双方和解。

It's all personal effects.
这些东西都是我私人用的

How will we know whether it can have a positive effect on the company?
我们怎么会知道它对公司能有积极的效果呢?

You can stay assured that shipment will be effected according to the contract stipulation.
你尽管放心,我们将按合同规定如期装船。

Better pills may have wholesome effects.
良药苦口。

Bitter pills may have wholesome effects.
良药苦口利于病。

The effect speaks, the tongue needs not.
事实胜于雄辩。

Edge effect 边缘效应

Edge effect 边缘效应

End effect 端部效应

Kaiser effect 凯塞(Kaiser)效应

Lift-off effect 提离效应

Magnetostrictive effect 磁致伸缩效应

Piezoelectric effect 压电效应

Skin effect 集肤效应

Wobble effect 抖动效应

Payment is to be effected (made) before the end of this month.
这个月末以前应该付款。

To predict that something will have a beneficial effect on something else, for example, the Olympics on tourism and business, you can say: The Olympics will be good for tourism. / The Olympics will be good for tourism. eg: And they'll be good for business, too. / And they'll be good for business, too.
要预言某事将对另一件事情产生有利的影响,例如:奥运会对旅游业和商业的影响,你可以说:The Olympics will be good for tourism. /奥运会将对旅游业有好处。And they'll be good for business, too. /而且对商业发展也大有好处。

Do not, for one repulse, give up the purpose that you resolved to effect.
William Shakespeare
British dramatist
不要只因一次失败,就放弃你原来决心想达到的目的。
英国剧作家莎士比亚W

Bitter pills may have blessed effects.
Anonymous
良药苦口利于病。
无名氏

The value of culture is its effect on character . It avails nothing unless it ennobles and strengthens that ,Its use is for life, Its aim is not beauty but goodness.
Somerset Maugham, British noverlist and dramatist 
文化的价值在于它对人类品性的影响。除非文化能使品性变为高尚、有力。文化的作用在于裨益人生,它的目标不是美,而是善。
英国小说家和戏剧家毛姆S 

This contract is made of one original and two duplicate originals, all of which are of the same effect.
本合同一式三份,具有同等效力。

This law will go into effect on the day of its promulgation.
本法自公布之日起施行。

@@@ 其实
as a matter of fact 事实上, 其实
as it is 实际上; 其实是
for that matter 其实(用以指出所说的两件事中, 后说的与先说的性质一样)
in effect 事实上, 实际上
in fact 其实, 实际上
in reality 实际上, 事实上

@@@ 开始
acquire a taste for sth. 对...有兴趣, 开始喜欢
come from 开始于...; 起源于...; 出生
于...
come into effect 开始生效, 开始实行
come on (劝说等)来吧; 开始
get busy 开始工作
get cracking 开始; (尤指)大干起来
get down to 开始认真做...
get going 开始, 着手
get off on the wrong foot 开始就不顺利; 一开始就犯了个错误
get off the ground (指活动、事业等)顺利开始
get set 准备好开始
get the ball rolling 开始某种活动, 开始
get to work (on) 开始工作; 开始做...
go ahead 先请; 请开始吧; 继续
go off 爆炸; (闹钟、雷)开始响起来
start out 开始时打算, 本来想要; 动身
take up 1.开始从事
2.提出
3.接纳, 吸收

@@@ 产生, 生效
arise from 由...而引起, 由...而产生
bring forth 引起, 使产生; 生(孩子)
come/spring into being & come into existence 诞生; 形成
come into effect 开始生效, 开始实行
grow out of 产生自...
have an impact/effect on 对...产生影响/作用
put in force 实施...; 使...生效
put into effect 实行; 使生效
result from 因...而产生; 是...的结果

carry/bring/put into effect 使生效,实行,实现

come/go into effect 生效,实施

take effect 生效,起作用

Many banks in Europe are in a position to open L/C and effect payment in Renminbi.
欧洲的许多银行能够开立信用证,而且用人民币支付。

Payment is to be effected (made) before the end of this month.
这个月末以前应该付款。

Could you possibly effect shipment more promptly?
你们能不能提前一点交货呢?

If shipment were effected from Hong Kong, we could receive the goods much earlier.
如果在香港交货,我们可以更早些收到货物。

Packing also effects the reputation of our products.
包装也影响产品的声誉。

I'm sure that shipment will be effected according to the contract stipulation.
我保证我们能按合同规定如期装船。

The contract comes into effect today, we can't go back on our word now.
合同已于今日生效,我们不能反悔了

成效 [chéng xiào] /effect/result/

得 [de ] /a sentence particle used after a verb to show effect/degree or possibility/

副作用 [fù zuò yòng] /side effect/

画蛇添足 [huà shé tiān zú] /ruin the effect by adding what is superfluous/lit.: draw legs on a snake; fig.: to overdo it/

见效 [jiàn xiào] /(adj) have the desired effect/

疗效 [liáo xiào] /(n) healing efficacy; healing effect/

慢性 [màn xìng] /(adj) slow acting; slow to take effect/

生效 [shēng xiào] /to take effect/to go into effect/

施行 [shī xíng] /to put in place/put into practice/take effect/

推行 [tuī xíng] /(v) put into effect; carry out/

现行 [xiàn xíng] /be in effect/in force/

效 [xiào] /effect/efficacy/imitate/

效果 [xiào guǒ] /result/effect/

效力 [xiào lì] /(n) positive effect; efficacy/(v) to offer one's help/

效应 [xiào yìng] /effect (e.g. greenhouse effect)/

因缘 [yīn yuán] /chance/opportunity/predestined relationship/(Buddhist) principal and secondary causes/chain of cause and effect/

影响 [yǐng xiǎng] /influence/to effect/to influence/

有效 [yǒu xiào] /effective/in effect/valid/

作用 [zuò yòng] /action/activity/actions/acts/effect/to play a role/

Yet there are good reasons to expect the economic consequences now to be less severe than in the 1970s.
然而,我们有充分的理由预期这次油价暴涨给经济带来的影响不会像20世纪70年代那么严重。
In most countries the cost of crude oil now accounts for a smaller share of the price of petrol than it did in the 1970s.
与70年代相比,现在多数国家的原油价格占汽油价格的份额要小很多。
In Europe, taxes account for up to four-fifths of the retail price, so even quite big changes in the price of crude have a more muted effect on pump prices than in the past.
在欧洲,税金在汽油零售价的比例高达4/5,因此,即使原油价格发生很大的波动,汽油价格所受的影响也不会像过去那么显著。

Although it ruled that there is no constitutional right to physician-assisted suicide, the Court in effect supported the medical principle of "double effect, "a centuries-old moral principle holding that an action having two effects — a good one that is intended and a harmful one that is foreseen — is permissible if the actor intends only the good effect.
尽管裁决认为,宪法没有赋予医生帮助病人自杀的权利,然而最高法庭实际上却认可了医疗界的“双效”原则,这个存在了好几个世纪的道德原则认为,如果某种行为具有双重效果(希望达到的好效果和可以预见得到的坏效果),那么,只要行为实施只是想达到好的效果,这个行为就是可以允许的。

First of all, most substances taken in excess will produce negative effects such as poisoning or intense perceptual distortions.
首先,大多数物质的过量使用都会产生负面影响,如中毒或严重的感知错乱。
Repeated use of a substance can also lead to physical addiction or substance dependence.
反复使用一种物质可以导致成瘾或对该物质的依赖。

Dependence is marked first by an increased tolerance, with more and more of the substance required to produce the desired effect, and then by the appearance of unpleasant withdrawal symptoms when the substance is discontinued.
依赖的最初表现是不断增长的耐药量,要产生预期的效果需要的药剂量越来越大,而一旦中断使用就会出现难受的停药症状。

Drugs (substances) that affect the central nervous system and alter perception, mood, and behavior are known as psychoactive substances.
影响中枢神经系统、改变感知觉和行为的药物(物质)属于对神经起显著作用的物质,
Psychoactive substances are commonly grouped according to whether they are stimulants, depressants, or hallucinogen.
它们通常分为兴奋剂、镇静剂和幻觉剂。
Stimulants initially speed up or activate the central nervous system, whereas depressants slow it down.
Hallucinogens have their primary effect on perception, distorting and altering it in a variety of ways including producing hallucinations.
兴奋剂主要起到加速或激活中枢神经系统的作用,而镇静剂则相反:减缓它的活动。幻觉剂主要影响人的感知,通过多种方式对感知加以扭曲或改变,其中包括产生幻觉。
These are the substances often called psychedelic (from the Greek word meaning "mind-manifestation") because they seemed to radically alter one's state of consciousness.
这些物质常被认为能“引起幻觉”(psychedelic一词源于希腊语,意为“心灵显现”),因为它们似乎能改变人的意识状态。

And there are long, variable lags before policy changes have any effect on the economy.
在政策改变对经济产生影响前会有一段较长时间且变化不定的后滞期。

But the environment must also have a profound effect, since if competition is important to the parents, it is likely to become a major factor in the lives of their children.
但环境也一定对其有深刻的影响,因为如果竞争对父母来说很重要的话,那它也可能成为孩子生活中的一个重要因素。

Constant practice has such an effect on memory as to lead to skilful performance on the piano, to recitation of a poem, and even to reading and understanding these words.
反复练习对记忆有很大影响,可以使人们熟练地演奏钢琴、背诵诗歌、乃至总结和理解这些词句。

{adj: a posteriori} involving reasoning from facts or particulars to general principals or from effects to causes
"a posteriori demonstration"
<-> a priori

{adj: a priori} involving deductive reasoning from a general principle to a necessary effect; not supported by fact
"an a priori judgment"
<-> a posteriori

{adj: accomplished, effected, established} settled securely and unconditionally
"that smoking causes health problems is an accomplished fact"

{adj: accumulative, cumulative} increasing by successive addition
"the benefits are cumulative"
"the eventual accumulative effect of these substances"

{adj: active} exerting influence or producing a change or effect
"an active ingredient"
<-> inactive

{adj: adept, expert, good, practiced, proficient, skillful, skilful} having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
"adept in handicrafts"
"an adept juggler"
"an expert job"
"a good mechanic"
"a practiced marksman"
"a proficient engineer"
"a lesser-known but no less skillful composer"
"the effect was achieved by skillful retouching"

{adj: adulterating, adulterant} making impure or corrupt by adding extraneous materials
"the adulterating effect of extraneous materials"
<-> purifying

{adj: agonistic, strained} struggling for effect
"agonistic poses"

{adj: allergenic} relating to or having the effect of an allergen

{adj: amendatory} effecting amendment
"added amendatory phrases to the text"

{adj: analgesic, analgetic, anodyne} capable of relieving pain
"the anodyne properties of certain drugs"
"an analgesic effect"

{adj: antagonistic, incompatible} used especially of drugs or muscles that counteract or neutralize each other's effect
<-> synergistic

{adj: antiadrenergic} relating to blocking or reducing adrenergic effects in the body

{adj: anticancer, antineoplastic, antitumor, antitumour} used in the treatment of cancer
"anticancer drug"
"an antineoplastic effect"

{adj: antidotal} counteracting the effects of a poison

{adj: antimagnetic} impervious to the effects of a magnetic field; resistant to magnetization
"an antimagnetic watch"
<-> magnetic

{adj: antiseptic} freeing from error or corruption
"the antiseptic effect of sturdy criticism"

{adj: antiseptic} thoroughly clean and free of or destructive to disease-causing organisms
"doctors in antiseptic green coats"
"the antiseptic effect of alcohol"
"it is said that marjoram has antiseptic qualities"
<-> septic

{adj: antithyroid} having the effect of counteracting excessive thyroid activity
"antithyroid drugs"

{adj: apparent, evident, manifest, patent, plain, unmistakable} clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
"the effects of the drought are apparent to anyone who sees the parched fields"
"evident hostility"
"manifest disapproval"
"patent advantages"
"made his meaning plain"
"it is plain that he is no reactionary"
"in plain view"

{adj: arranged, staged} deliberately arranged for effect
"one of those artfully staged photographs"

{adj: ataractic, ataraxic, sedative, tranquilizing, tranquilising} tending to soothe or tranquilize
"valium has a tranquilizing effect"
"took a hot drink with sedative properties before going to bed"

{adj: aural} relating to or characterized by an aura
"various aural effects that precede a migraine headache"

{adj: beneficial, good, salutary} tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health
"beneficial effects of a balanced diet"
"a good night's sleep"
"the salutary influence of pure air"

{adj: beneficial, good} promoting or enhancing well-being
"an arms limitation agreement beneficial to all countries"
"the beneficial effects of a temperate climate"
"the experience was good for her"

{adj: blasting, ruinous} causing injury or blight; especially affecting with sudden violence or plague or ruin
"the blasting effects of the intense cold on the budding fruit"
"the blasting force of the wind blowing sharp needles of sleet in our faces"
"a ruinous war"

{adj: bloody} having or covered with or accompanied by blood
"a bloody nose"
"your scarf is all bloody"
"the effects will be violent and probably bloody"
"a bloody fight"
<-> bloodless

{adj: boring, deadening, dull, ho-hum, irksome, slow, tedious, tiresome, wearisome} so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
"a boring evening with uninteresting people"
"the deadening effect of some routine tasks"
"a dull play"
"his competent but dull performance"
"a ho-hum speaker who couldn't capture their attention"
"what an irksome task the writing of long letters is"- Edmund Burke
"tedious days on the train"
"the tiresome chirping of a cricket"- Mark Twain
"other people's dreams are dreadfully wearisome"

{adj: brisant} of or relating to the power (the shattering effect) of an explosive

{adj: camp, campy} providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities
"they played up the silliness of their roles for camp effect"
"campy Hollywood musicals of the 1940's"

{adj: careworn, drawn, haggard, raddled, worn} showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering
"looking careworn as she bent over her mending"
"her face was drawn and haggard from sleeplessness"
"that raddled but still noble face"
"shocked to see the worn look of his handsome young face"- Charles Dickens

{adj: causative} producing an effect
"poverty as a causative factor in crime"
<-> noncausative

{adj: certain, sure} reliable in operation or effect
"a quick and certain remedy"
"a sure way to distinguish the two"
"wood dust is a sure sign of termites"

{adj: certain} established beyond doubt or question; definitely known
"what is certain is that every effect must have a cause"
"it is certain that they were on the bus"
"his fate is certain"
"the date for the invasion is certain"
<-> uncertain

{adj: consequent, ensuant, resultant, resulting, sequent} following as an effect or result
"the period of tension and consequent need for military preparedness"
"the ensuant response to his appeal"
"the resultant savings were considerable"
"the health of the plants and the resulting flowers"

{adj: contrived} showing effects of planning or manipulation
"a novel with a contrived ending"

{adj: conventionalized, conventionalised, stylized, stylised} using artistic forms and conventions to create effects; not natural or spontaneous
"a stylized mode of theater production"

{adj: counteractive} opposing or neutralizing or mitigating an effect by contrary action

{adj: craved, desired} wanted intensely
"the child could no longer resist taking one of the craved cookies"
"it produced the desired effect"

{adj: deadly} (of a disease) having a rapid course and violent effect

{adj: demulcent, emollient, salving, softening} having a softening or soothing effect especially to the skin

{adj: depreciating, depreciative, depreciatory} tending to decrease or cause a decrease in value
"a depreciating currency"
"depreciatory effects on prices"

{adj: deterrent} tending to deter
"the deterrent effects of high prices"

{adj: dignifying, ennobling} investing with dignity or honor
"the dignifying effect of his presence"
"the ennobling influence of cultural surroundings"

{adj: direct} similar in nature or effect or relation to another quantity
"a term is in direct proportion to another term if it increases (or decreases) as the other increases (or decreases)"
<-> inverse

{adj: discerning} able to make or detect effects of great subtlety; sensitive
"discerning taste"
"a discerning eye for color"

{adj: disruptive, riotous, troubled, tumultuous, turbulent} characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination
"effects of the struggle will be violent and disruptive"
"riotous times"
"these troubled areas"
"the tumultuous years of his administration"
"a turbulent and unruly childhood"

{adj: doped, drugged, narcotized, narcotised} under the influence of narcotics
"knocked out by doped wine"
"a drugged sleep"
"were under the effect of the drugged sweets"
"in a stuperous narcotized state"

{adj: draining, exhausting} having a debilitating effect
"an exhausting job in the hot sun"

{adj: dramatic, spectacular, striking} sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect
"a dramatic sunset"
"a dramatic pause"
"a spectacular display of northern lights"
"it was a spectacular play"
"his striking good looks always created a sensation"

{adj: effective, effectual, efficacious} producing or capable of producing an intended result or having a striking effect
"an air-cooled motor was more effective than a witch's broomstick for rapid long-distance transportation"-LewisMumford
"effective teaching methods"
"effective steps toward peace"
"made an effective entrance"
"his complaint proved to be effectual in bringing action"
"an efficacious law"
<-> ineffective

{adj: effective, good, in effect, in force} exerting force or influence
"the law is effective immediately"
"a warranty good for two years"
"the law is already in effect (or in force)"

{adj: efficacious} marked by qualities giving the power to produce an intended effect
"written propaganda is less efficacious than the habits and prejudices...of the readers"-Aldous Huxley
"the medicine is efficacious in stopping a cough"
<-> inefficacious

{adj: electric, galvanic, galvanizing, galvanising} affected by emotion as if by electricity; thrilling
"gave an electric reading of the play"
"the new leader had a galvanic effect on morale"

{adj: environmental} concerned with the ecological effects of altering the environment
"environmental pollution"

{adj: erosive} wearing away by friction
"the erosive effects of waves on the shoreline"

{adj: exhilarating, stimulating} making lively and cheerful
"the exhilarating effect of mountain air"

{adj: fundamental, profound} far-reaching and thoroughgoing in effect especially on the nature of something
"the fundamental revolution in human values that has occurred"
"the book underwent fundamental changes"
"committed the fundamental error of confusing spending with extravagance"
"profound social changes"

{adj: futile, ineffectual, otiose, unavailing} producing no result or effect
"a futile effort"
"the therapy was ineffectual"
"an otiose undertaking"
"an unavailing attempt"

{adj: geomorphologic, geomorphological, morphologic, morphological, structural} pertaining to geological structure
"geomorphological features of the Black Hills"
"morphological features of granite"
"structural effects of folding and faulting of the earth's surface"

{adj: great} remarkable or out of the ordinary in degree or magnitude or effect
"a great crisis"
"had a great stake in the outcome"

{adj: greenhouse} of or relating to or caused by the greenhouse effect
"greenhouse gases"

{adj: harmful} causing or capable of causing harm
"too much sun is harmful to the skin"
"harmful effects of smoking"
<-> harmless

{adj: harmless} not producing any toxic effects

{adj: haunting} having a deeply disquieting or disturbing effect
"from two handsome and talented young men to two haunting horrors of disintegration"-Charles Lee

{adj: hydraulic} moved or operated or effected by liquid (water or oil)
"hydraulic erosion"
"hydraulic brakes"

{adj: illusional, illusionary} marked by or producing illusion
"illusionary stage effects"

{adj: ill} resulting in suffering or adversity
"ill effects"
"it's an ill wind that blows no good"

{adj: immediate} immediately before or after as in a chain of cause and effect
"the immediate result"
"the immediate cause of the trouble"

{adj: impressive, telling} producing a strong effect
"gave an impressive performance as Othello"
"a telling gesture"

{adj: indirect} not as a direct effect or consequence
"indirect benefits"


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