effectuate


Also found in: Thesaurus.

ef·fec·tu·ate

 (ĭ-fĕk′cho͞o-āt′)
tr.v. ef·fec·tu·at·ed, ef·fec·tu·at·ing, ef·fec·tu·ates
To bring about; effect.

[Medieval Latin effectuāre, effectuāt-, from Latin effectus, an effect; see effect.]

ef·fec′tu·a′tion n.

effectuate

(ɪˈfɛktjʊˌeɪt)
vb
(tr) to cause to happen; effect; accomplish
efˌfectuˈation n

ef•fec•tu•ate

(ɪˈfɛk tʃuˌeɪt)

v.t. -at•ed, -at•ing.
to bring about; effect.
[1570–80; < Medieval Latin]
ef•fec`tu•a′tion, n.

effectuate


Past participle: effectuated
Gerund: effectuating

Imperative
effectuate
effectuate
Present
I effectuate
you effectuate
he/she/it effectuates
we effectuate
you effectuate
they effectuate
Preterite
I effectuated
you effectuated
he/she/it effectuated
we effectuated
you effectuated
they effectuated
Present Continuous
I am effectuating
you are effectuating
he/she/it is effectuating
we are effectuating
you are effectuating
they are effectuating
Present Perfect
I have effectuated
you have effectuated
he/she/it has effectuated
we have effectuated
you have effectuated
they have effectuated
Past Continuous
I was effectuating
you were effectuating
he/she/it was effectuating
we were effectuating
you were effectuating
they were effectuating
Past Perfect
I had effectuated
you had effectuated
he/she/it had effectuated
we had effectuated
you had effectuated
they had effectuated
Future
I will effectuate
you will effectuate
he/she/it will effectuate
we will effectuate
you will effectuate
they will effectuate
Future Perfect
I will have effectuated
you will have effectuated
he/she/it will have effectuated
we will have effectuated
you will have effectuated
they will have effectuated
Future Continuous
I will be effectuating
you will be effectuating
he/she/it will be effectuating
we will be effectuating
you will be effectuating
they will be effectuating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been effectuating
you have been effectuating
he/she/it has been effectuating
we have been effectuating
you have been effectuating
they have been effectuating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been effectuating
you will have been effectuating
he/she/it will have been effectuating
we will have been effectuating
you will have been effectuating
they will have been effectuating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been effectuating
you had been effectuating
he/she/it had been effectuating
we had been effectuating
you had been effectuating
they had been effectuating
Conditional
I would effectuate
you would effectuate
he/she/it would effectuate
we would effectuate
you would effectuate
they would effectuate
Past Conditional
I would have effectuated
you would have effectuated
he/she/it would have effectuated
we would have effectuated
you would have effectuated
they would have effectuated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.effectuate - produce; "The scientists set up a shock wave"
accomplish, carry out, carry through, fulfil, fulfill, action, execute - put in effect; "carry out a task"; "execute the decision of the people"; "He actioned the operation"
draw, get - earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher; "He drew a base on balls"
precipitate - bring about abruptly; "The crisis precipitated by Russia's revolution"
induce, hasten, stimulate, rush - cause to occur rapidly; "the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions"
cause, do, make - give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally; "cause a commotion"; "make a stir"; "cause an accident"
serve - contribute or conduce to; "The scandal served to increase his popularity"

effectuate

verb
2. To bring about and carry to a successful conclusion:
Informal: swing.
Translations

effectuate

[ɪˈfektjʊeɪt] VT (frm) → efectuar, lograr

effectuate

vtbewirken
References in classic literature ?
He offered to furnish him with any money he wanted, assured him of his hearty forgiveness of all he had done against him, that he would endeavour to live with him hereafter as a brother, and would leave nothing unattempted to effectuate a reconciliation with his uncle.
In his word, Abu Faour thanked students who volunteered to effectuate the food quality and safety control, stressing that this project is the fruit of cooperation between the Ministry of Industry and the Lebanese universities.
Alas, like a poet serenading his listeners, the Pakistani politician speaks not to effectuate, or correct, but to soothe and calm.
Prime Minister Shahid Khagan Abbasi witnessed the signing ceremony of Deed of Assignment of 25pc Participating Interest in Offshore Indus 6 (Block 2265-1).The deed was executed among the Directorate General Petroleum Concession, Ministry of Energy Petroleum Division, GHPL, Eni Pakistan Ltd (8.34pc), ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Pakistan BV, OGDCL (8.33pc) and PPL (8.33pc) to effectuate the transfer of participating interest.
Washington Township: Parke Bancorp, Inc.'s Board of Directors declared an 11 for 10 stock split, to effectuate a 10% stock dividend.
In other words, those who say the very same words without evidence of an intent to effectuate fraud, conspiracy, or assault remain blameless under the law, free to speak even though their speech is vile.
* In his last annual parliamentary address in his present term of office that he delivered in the absence of the MPs from BDI, PDSH and RDK, who insist that the next head of state should be consensual, Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov said that conditions have been created for Macedonia to ask of the UN Security Council to effectuate the Judgment of the International Court of Justice in The Hague.
On 26 August 2013, the company has filed with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) of its intent to effectuate a reverse stock split.
Hudson was able to provide a creative, flexible structure that allows the sponsor to effectuate the business plan," said Spencer Garfield, managing director.
* Israel's foreign ministry leaked that, unlike Prime Minister Netanyahu, it sees the deal as potential opportunity to help effectuate long-term change on the Palestinian side.
In the lawsuit, Chambers said he has tried to contact God It reads: "Plaintiff, despite reasonable efforts to effectuate personal service upon defendant 'Come out, come out, wherever you are', has been unable to do so'."
Under the plan, shareholders authorized changing the company's name to Cicero, Inc.; authorized the board of directors to effectuate a reverse stock split; increased the authorized common stock of the company; converted existing preferred stock into a new Series A-1 preferred stock of Cicero, Inc.; and converted more than $6.5 million of debt to equity.