Some of the most brilliant human resources have died at their most productive age and this has had a telling effect on all sectors of our economy.
Nevertheless, she is determined to continue with her fight that has had a telling effect on her family.
The type of shows being shown on television have a very telling effect on the minds of our children.
He was involved in most of his sides scores as he combined with his team mates and either passed to telling effect or was fouled in possession.
After the restart, Italy looked the far stronger, continually launching telling breaks but still failing to find the vital pass.
A telling and potentially explosive social indicator is the decline in the percentage of teenagers holding jobs.
Cynics may scoff at all these; but if only implemented strictly, these measures can have a telling effect.
I think I'm coming on well fitness-wise, but that flu jab that knocked me back a few weeks ago has had a telling effect.
He uses them to telling effect in the account of a peasant woman living alone, who gives the hungry boy shelter.
The right word and expression is enough to deliver the punch with telling effect.