What does take effect mean?

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of take effect in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of take effect in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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. President Jacob Zuma office:

    Members of the South African National Defence Force were employed in Darfur in 2008 as part of the AU/UN Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID). The termination will take effect from 01 April 2016.

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