Definitions of effectuate

  1. To render effectual; effect; accomplish. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. cause to happen or occur; "The scientists set up a shockwave" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. produce; "The scientists set up a shockwave" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. To bring to pass; to achieve; to accomplish. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. To bring to pass; to accomplish. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for effectuate

  1. For these causes, the petitioners address themselves to you, venerable Regents, respectfully soliciting, that your efficacious influence may condescend, at the Assembly of their noble and grand Mightinesses the States of this Province, to direct affairs in such a manner, that upon this important object there may be taken as soon as possible, and, if possible, even during the continuance of this Assembly, a final and decisive resolution, such as you, venerable Regents, and their noble and grand Mightinesses, according to their high wisdom, shall judge the most convenient: and if, contrary to all expectation, this important operation should meet with any obstacle on the part of one or more of the confederates, that in that case you, venerable Regents, in concert with the Province of Friesland, and those of the other Provinces who make no difficulty to open a negotiation with America, will condescend to consider the means, which shall be found proper and convenient to effectuate that the commerce of this Province, as well as that of Friesland, and the other members adopting the same opinion, may not be prejudiced by any dilatory deliberations, nor too late resolved, for the conclusion of a measure as important as necessary. – A Collection of State-Papers, Relative to the First Acknowledgment of the Sovereignty of the United States of America by John Adams
  2. 1, 2. But, 3. Prayer is the provision of a soul, for it is sufficient to do that which carefulness and thoughtfulness undertake to do, and effectuate not, Phil. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning