The overall effect was surprising.
Its effect was immediate.
Her statement had a surprising effect on Dean.
Still, that wasn't the only lingering side effect of her weekend with Brandon.
The changes had an immediate effect.
His deep voice had the usual effect on her pulse.
The only effect of this incident on Tikhon was that after being wounded he seldom brought in prisoners.
She did, however, celebrate the deterrent effect of the new law that was passed.
The sounds, which he had not heard for so long, had an even more pleasurable and exhilarating effect on Rostov than the previous sounds of firing.
This is like the effect of the slow dwelling on long words, not quite well managed, that one notices in a child who is telling a solemn story.
The Monterey mists were in full effect, filtering the sunlight.
In effect, they were buying a dog from a puppy mill.
The jury remained out on the effect of Julie's injury on her speech.
He knew the effect he had on her; he did it on purpose to mess with her.
The agitation had no immediate effect, but the indignation which he aroused against Russian policy had much to do with the strong anti-Russian feeling which made the Crimean War possible.
When he lighted the oil a hundred tongues of flame shot up, and the effect was really imposing.
Let's consider examples of how the effect is positive for some, negative for some, but the net is a gain in the overall wealth of the system.
But such was not the effect on Walden that year, for she had soon got a thick new garment to take the place of the old.
She exhaled happiness and love from the time Nicholas returned, and the faithful, unalterable love of this girl had a gladdening effect on him.
Too fast, he felt the buffers' effect on his powers lessen, and magic exploded through him.
The effect on her pulse was electrifying.
The effect of the battle on the rest of the war is profound.
We have established that outsourcing, free trade, and technological advance all have the same effect on the system: They lower prices and increase net wealth.
Around 1600, the Elizabethan Poor Law came into effect and lasted more than two centuries.
It had a peculiarly strong effect on him because at the sight of the fire he felt himself suddenly freed from the ideas that had weighed him down.
What can ordinary people do to make a difference and effect changes in the law?
He painted all the walls with a bright white paint, and the effect was to make the room seem much bigger than it was.
In small quantities, it may even have a beneficial effect on health.
The study also examined the effect of Head Start programs that use a different educational approach.
These sights and sounds had no depressing or intimidating effect on him; on the contrary, they stimulated his energy and determination.
The southern spring, the comfortable rapid traveling in a Vienna carriage, and the solitude of the road, all had a gladdening effect on Pierre.
Today he is cheerful and in good spirits, but that is the effect of your visit--he is not often like that.
The special effect they used to create the monster in the movie was laughable.
"He has that effect on people," Sofia said dryly.
And second, people are really bad at connecting cause and effect in their lives when it comes to things like this.
But when he had gone into another room, to which the countess hurriedly followed him, he assumed a grave air and thoughtfully shaking his head said that though there was danger, he had hopes of the effect of this last medicine and one must wait and see, that the malady was chiefly mental, but...
You can yourself imagine the effect this news has had on me, and your silence increases my astonishment.
As Mr. Anagnos was the head of a great institution, what he said had much more effect than the facts in Miss Sullivan's account on which he based his statements.
"I must also inform you," said the Rhetor, "that our Order delivers its teaching not in words only but also by other means, which may perhaps have a stronger effect on the sincere seeker after wisdom and virtue than mere words.
There is a lounge with a coal-effect gas fire.
We can tell others about the negative effects of the privatization of water in the UK.
Technological advances that displace human workers are similar in effect to two other concepts with which we are very familiar in the modern age: outsourcing and free trade.
But in spite of the relative economic displacement they all cause, free trade, outsourcing, and technological displacement all have a positive net effect on the economics of the planet.
(This trend is so pronounced that it is having a negative effect on the sale of cameras.)
From time to time she smoothed the folds of her dress, and whenever the story produced an effect she glanced at Anna Pavlovna, at once adopted just the expression she saw on the maid of honor's face, and again relapsed into her radiant smile.
Napoleon had assented and had given orders that news should be brought to him of the effect those batteries produced.
From the habit of fifty years all this had a physically agitating effect on the old general.
She glanced up, unhappy at how little of an effect her magic had on him.
The repugnance to animal food is not the effect of experience, but is an instinct.
To the Polish general he replied to the same effect, informing him that he was already under the command of the German.
It was before 6:30 so the early bird special was in effect, making the meal a tad cheaper than he'd figured.
This is the effect of putting it all in a summary.
She knew milkshakes had a bad effect on her digestion, but she couldn’t resist the creamy, chocolatey goodness.
Her presence would have the same calming effect on Dusty, who was the most wound-up man Jule knew.
Dean had a good buzz going and could only imagine the effect of the booze on the five-foot frame of his dinner partner—a frame without food most of the day.
When subjects slept longer, this had a positive effect on their health.
My purpose is to explain the net effect of free trade, technological advance, and outsourcing on the overall economic system of the planet.
There is undoubtedly a cause and effect between what we eat and our health, but I believe it is still poorly understood.
I thought I would try the effect of a little belated discipline.
Natasha set to work to effect a reconciliation, and so far succeeded that Nicholas received a promise from his mother that Sonya should not be troubled, while he on his side promised not to undertake anything without his parents' knowledge.
If we have a large range of examples, if our observation is constantly directed to seeking the correlation of cause and effect in people's actions, their actions appear to us more under compulsion and less free the more correctly we connect the effects with the causes.
The rise of smart appliances in the home will have an interesting effect on our relationship with technology.
The effect of his blood in her body was twofold: she felt it moving through her, changing her, while her mind once more was lulled into dreamy confusion.
During his campaign and his time in office, the extent of the effect of his polio was kept from the public, but the fact he had the disease was commonly known.
First, let's consider the macroeconomic impact of this change—the effect it will have on the net economic status of the planet.
The net effect is positive, but the laid-off workers will probably have a hard time appreciating it.
Let's address that by looking at two phenomena: the changing definitions of poverty over time, and the effect of a large gap between the incomes of the rich and poor.
We tend to notice every time the expected effect is triggered by the cause, but may not notice all the times it isn't.
So our ability to find cause and effect in that—and to really discern fact from fallacy, what's good from what's bad for us—is highly suspect.
There is a hiatus of several months in the letters, caused by the depressing effect on Helen and Miss Sullivan of the "Frost King" episode.
The best works of art are the expression of man's struggle to free himself from this condition, but the effect of our art is merely to make this low state comfortable and that higher state to be forgotten.
But though comparatively disregarded now, when his day comes, laws unsuspected by most will take effect, and masters of families and rulers will come to him for advice.
The imposing figure of Nesvitski followed by his Cossack, and the determination of Denisov who flourished his sword and shouted frantically, had such an effect that they managed to squeeze through to the farther side of the bridge and stopped the infantry.
The first army, with which was the Emperor, occupied the fortified camp at Drissa; the second army was retreating, trying to effect a junction with the first one from which it was said to be cut off by large French forces.
"Anybody can shove," said the footman, and also began working his elbows to such effect that he pushed Petya into a very filthy corner of the gateway.
The explanation of this strange fact given by Russian military historians (to the effect that Kutuzov hindered an attack) is unfounded, for we know that he could not restrain the troops from attacking at Vyazma and Tarutino.
And this embrace too, owing to a long-standing impression related to his innermost feelings, had its usual effect on Kutuzov and he gave a sob.
The hauntingly sad music coming from next door had a profound effect on Julie.
He reveled in the effect he had on people.
The mention of his predecessor had the opposite effect of mentioning the Original Vamp.
Like some sort of special effect on a horror movie.
Why was she immune to the effect he clearly had on every other woman he ran across?
She suspected he was dangerous, but right now, she felt the danger radiating off him in a similar charged energy to Jonny's, except that Xander's had the same effect as adrenaline on her.
To effect this some of the nutrient gelatin containing yeast cells is placed on the under-surface of the cover-glass of the moist chamber.
The Indians had advanced so far as to regulate the effect of the wind by a mat suspended over the hole in the roof and moved by a string.
In the corporal's changed face, in the sound of his voice, in the stirring and deafening noise of the drums, he recognized that mysterious, callous force which compelled people against their will to kill their fellow men--that force the effect of which he had witnessed during the executions.
The lesson of the Tarutino battle and of the day before it, which Kutuzov remembered with pain, must, he thought, have some effect on others too.
On the other hand, even if we admitted that words could be the cause of events, history shows that the expression of the will of historical personages does not in most cases produce any effect, that is to say, their commands are often not executed, and sometimes the very opposite of what they order occurs.
(3) The connection between cause and effect has no beginning and can have no end.
She laughed, a contagious sound, and he saw her effect even on Darian, who had relaxed and sat in a chair nearby.
Just her little fangs and the odd presence she found subtle but which apparently had a staggering effect on men.
His bite had the effect of enhancing anything he did to a woman.
Her breath caught at the direct contact of their bodies and the effect it had on hers.
Her breathing was ragged, her body shaking from the effect of his bite as well as her effort to fight his spell.
It had the effect they desired of convincing the Others he had crushed the gem and was unleashing hell on earth in his quest for revenge for them taking Jessi.
The effect of the first brief speech was so overwhelming that Hortensius refused to reply, and recommended his client to leave the country.
Carefully compare the new unsigned master with the old one, to make sure that the changes achieve the desired effect.
The lecture explains the greenhouse effect and the percentage of each of the greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.
The report concluded that high volume along Church Street was having a detrimental effect on air quality.
The episode had a deadening effect on Helen Keller and on Miss Sullivan, who feared that she had allowed the habit of imitation, which has in truth made Miss Keller a writer, to go too far.
The gay triumphant shouting of the enemy army had a stimulating effect on him.
At the time of that meeting it had not produced an effect upon him--he had not even once recalled it.
But plundering by the Russians, with which the reoccupation of the city began, had an opposite effect: the longer it continued and the greater the number of people taking part in it the more rapidly was the wealth of the city and its regular life restored.
The way he moved, his healing power, the effect he had on others, his fascination with people, the fangs and eyes … There was nothing normal about him.
They were the only words that came to her mind a few seconds before she gave up trying to resist the effect he had on her.
As an outcome of this alchemical doctrine the process of fermentation was supposed to have a purifying and elevating effect on the bodies which had been submitted to its influence.
We have seen the negative effect of hubris in individuals and nations throughout history.
The department closures are already having a knock-on effect.
This will create a cascading effect; once energy, for instance, is free, it will make precious metals free.
They say that characters were engraven on the bathing tub of King Tchingthang to this effect: "Renew thyself completely each day; do it again, and again, and forever again."
The possible adverse effect on humans from eating chicken are limited.
The countess, who heard at once from the maids what had happened at the lodge, was calmed by the thought that now their affairs would certainly improve, but on the other hand felt anxious as to the effect this excitement might have on her son.
A comely, fresh-looking old man was conducting the service with that mild solemnity which has so elevating and soothing an effect on the souls of the worshipers.
The effect slammed her downwards, and the pod spun out of control, head over tail, shaking as it fought gravity.
Most of the vamps were late to wake in the mornings, the effect of their nocturnal lifestyle.
He listened to her erratic breathing, beyond satisfied at the effect he had on her.
He saw the effect these words had produced on his daughter.
Xander knew the effect he had on women; they tended to be compelled towards him then melted when he touched them.
Dictating it had certainly had that effect on him.
His voice had a calming effect on Cynthia.
Soon after the Rostovs came to Moscow the effect Natasha had on him made him hasten to carry out his intention.