Usage examples for effected

  1. Notwithstanding the darkness, Sir Norman discovered that they were being led in a direction exactly opposite that by which he had previously effected an entrance. – The Midnight Queen by May Agnes Fleming
  2. The feed is effected through the medium of the train of gearing shown at the end. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  3. How is the change effected, what does it achieve? – The Craft of Fiction by Percy Lubbock
  4. But there may have been some settlement effected for you that you do not know of. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  5. Having effected the change, they took a short- cut through the woods and came out on the open road ahead of Don Quixote. – The Story of Don Quixote by Arvid Paulson, Clayton Edwards, and Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  6. Its owner was dead, but he learned where the widow lived, and effected the bargain without difficulty, for she was almost starving. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty
  7. As we effected a landing and walked up the streets of the city, we were not nearly so much impressed with the size and beauty of the buildings and the appearance of the people as we were by the spirit of absolute peace and quiet which prevailed. – Daybreak: A Romance of an Old World by James Cowan
  8. 8055. Could that be effected without a separation between the fishing and the farming? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. But they had effected the purpose of their chief. – Servants of the Guns by Jeffery E. Jeffery
  10. Thus through the exertions and general co- operation of the fleet and the army, has been effected the important conquest of this colony in nine days from the landing of the 1st Division. – The History of the First West India Regiment by A. B. Ellis
  11. The " people" have scarcely effected any thing in this direction, for the very good reason that they were unable to do so. – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud
  12. Although he had walked over from St. Thomas's to do so, he walked back again without having effected his purpose. – Old Kensington by Miss Thackeray
  13. They would not endure even such a compromise as had been effected in England. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  14. Now how is this destruction effected? – A System Of Logic, Ratiocinative And Inductive (Vol. 1 of 2) by John Stuart Mill
  15. After washing the feet carefully twice a day for a week a cure will be effected. – Guide to Hotel Housekeeping by Mary E. Palmer
  16. It has already effected a good deal. – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
  17. The wheels went round and round, but they effected nothing. – None Other Gods by Robert Hugh Benson
  18. Under all these circumstances, a good deal can often be effected by art. – The Maternal Management of Children, in Health and Disease. by Thomas Bull, M.D.
  19. The doctor and the country air effected a prodigious cure upon Miss Lambert. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  20. In time, then, a compromise was effected. – The Road to Understanding by Eleanor H. Porter