Definitions for effectsɪˈfɛkts

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. goods; movables; personal property.

  2. Category: Motion Pictures, Radio and Television

    Ref: special effects .

* Syn: See property.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. effects, personal effects(noun)

    property of a personal character that is portable but not used in business

    "she left some of her personal effects in the house"; "I watched over their effects until they returned"


  1. effects(Noun)


British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'effects' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #894

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'effects' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1964

Translations for effects

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

effects(noun plural)

property; goods

She left few personal effects when she died.

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