Part of speech:
A cumulative effect produced when one event sets off a chain of similar events:
(Chiefly Brit.) A subsidiary or indirect effect
A tricky precarious situation, especially one that leads gradually but inexorably to disaster:
The buildings and infrastructure resulting from this
Find another word for ripple-effect. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for ripple-effect, like: causal sequence, chain of cause and effect, contagion effect, dispersion, dissemination, domino-effect, knock-on-effect, overspreading, slippery-slope and sprawl.