In effect, they were buying a dog from a puppy mill.
These sights and sounds had no depressing or intimidating effect on him; on the contrary, they stimulated his energy and determination.
It was before 6:30 so the early bird special was in effect, making the meal a tad cheaper than he'd figured.
In small quantities, it may even have a beneficial effect on health.
She did, however, celebrate the deterrent effect of the new law that was passed.
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.
What can ordinary people do to make a difference and effect changes in the law?
Dictating it had certainly had that effect on him.
The possible adverse effect on humans from eating chicken are limited.
The report concluded that high volume along Church Street was having a detrimental effect on air quality.
The study also examined the effect of Head Start programs that use a different educational approach.
My purpose is to explain the net effect of free trade, technological advance, and outsourcing on the overall economic system of the planet.
We tend to notice every time the expected effect is triggered by the cause, but may not notice all the times it isn't.
The hauntingly sad music coming from next door had a profound effect on Julie.
We have seen the negative effect of hubris in individuals and nations throughout history.
When subjects slept longer, this had a positive effect on their health.
There is undoubtedly a cause and effect between what we eat and our health, but I believe it is still poorly understood.
And second, people are really bad at connecting cause and effect in their lives when it comes to things like this.
"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.
You can yourself imagine the effect this news has had on me, and your silence increases my astonishment.
The rise of smart appliances in the home will have an interesting effect on our relationship with technology.
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.
Xander knew the effect he had on women; they tended to be compelled towards him then melted when he touched them.
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.
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.
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.
Carefully compare the new unsigned master with the old one, to make sure that the changes achieve the desired effect.
The department closures are already having a knock-on effect.
We can tell others about the negative effects of the privatization of water in the UK.
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.
It was only when users of the medicine happened to notice the positive side effect that this piece of knowledge was gained.