Synonyms of in effect in English:

in effect


See definition of in effect

phrase

1‘the battle had, in effect, already been won’

SYNONYMS

really, in reality, in truth, in fact, in actual fact, effectively, essentially, in essence, virtually, practically, in practical terms, for all practical purposes, to all intents and purposes, in all but name, all but, as good as, more or less, as near as dammit, almost, nearly, well nigh, nigh on, just about

South African plus-minus

informal pretty much, pretty nearly, pretty well