Definitions for take effect

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. take effect(verb)

    go into effect or become effective or operative

    "The new law will take effect next month"


  1. take effect(Verb)

    to become active; to become effective

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Amos Chanda:

    The new constitution has a fixed election date and that will take effect as soon as the president signs.

  2. Finance Minister Joaquim Levy:

    As the (fiscal) measures take effect, and Congress approves them, confidence will return, we need to have a little patience.

  3. Vice President Joe Biden:

    As the the authors of this letter must know, the vast majority of our international commitments take effect without Congressional approval.

  4. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov:

    We expect the ceasefire to take effect in full from Dec. 9 ... The ceasefire was announced before. It led to a considerable easing in violence but not to a full (halt of fighting).

  5. The Caixin/Markit Purchasing Managers ':

    This shows that previous stimulus policies have begun to take effect, while the economic structure steadily improved, the economy has started to show signs of stabilizing, reducing the need for a further stimulus.

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