domino effect noun
: a situation in which one event causes a series of similar events to happen one after another
: a cumulative effect produced when one event initiates a succession of similar events — compare ripple effect
First Known Use of DOMINO EFFECT
Rhymes with DOMINO EFFECT
Learn More About DOMINO EFFECT
Seen & Heard
What made you want to look up domino effect? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).