Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SPECIAL EFFECTS

For pictorial work or special effects other papers are preferable.

Whence comes it that special combinations of notes should have special effects upon our emotions?

It is generally believed that meat has special effects upon the nervous system, such as to incite to cruelty and bloodthirstiness.

Poetry uses the rainbow tints for special effects, but always keeps its essential object in the purest white light of truth.

Special effects of this force are classified as (a) capillary action, and (b) surface tension.

It describes the ordinary equipment of the stage, but includes the obtaining of special effects on a large scale.

We return, with a better chance of distinguishing them, to the consideration of the special effects that it brings about.