Simple past tense and past participle of effect. (verb)
Examples of word effected
She took the new circumstances in with a single cast up of her wary eyelids; and her, and her skill in surgery and art in medicine, I praised to lull her fears, which procured me the denomination of old friend, as well as handsome gentleman: she went so far as to add, in a fit of natural warmth, nice fellow; and it is the truth, that this term effected wonders in flattering me: it seemed to reveal to me how simple it was for Harry Richmond, one whom gipsies could think a nice fellow, to be the lord of Janet's affections -- to be her husband.
The calling of the name effected a temporary pathway through those intangible barriers.
The call effected, the first operator continued to revolve the machine so that the balls of pith should diverge in the two electrometers.
How thoroughly the work was effected is proved by the utter change in the national character.
These block-houses were built by the united exertions of the settlers, who began to gather from all quarters since the "Jefferson Purchase" had been effected from the French government.