In Effect

/inifekt/

Sense: Adjective


  1. Exerting force or influence.

    1. The law is effective immediately.
    2. A warranty good for two years.
    3. The law is already in effect (or in force).

Sense: Adverb


  1. In actuality or reality or fact.

    1. She is effectively his wife.
    2. In effect, they had no choice.
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Pronunciation
Syllable Hyphenation
in• •ef•fect
IPA Transcription
/ɪnɪfɛkt/
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