HyperDic: in_force

English > 1 sense of the expression in force:
ADJECTIVEallin force, effective, good, in effectexerting force or influence
English > in force: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningExerting force or influence.
Example "the law is already in effect (or in force)"
Synonymseffective, good, in effect
BroaderoperativeIn force or having or exerting force
Spanishefectivo, vigente

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