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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having important effects or influence; The outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual; A phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon.

Usage examples (38)
  • Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
  • That result is of no consequence
  • Decisions of great consequence are made by the president himself
  • The beauty of it is that it's what we call a consequence-free environment. for more
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