“All of us make decisions in our lives, and there are consequences of those decisions,” Akin said during a primary debate.
But if they went outside the box,” Jackson said, “there will be consequences.
Of course, this will have consequences for the people who take such decisions, and this also affects our inter-state relations.
These top-down schemes need city-size investment, and the citizen does not need to worry about the consequences, we are told.
Those leaders currently calling for economic protectionism should be clear about the consequences of such a path.
Sir, are you satisfied with these consequences of the agitation you have gotten up?
She loved that child and shielded her from the consequences of killing Lady Rachel.
I'll shove you to one side, and you can take the consequences!
The consequences of error and the effects of luck were always mixed.
The causes leading to these conditions are not local; the consequences are not local.
late 14c., "inference, conclusion," from Old French consequence "result" (13c., Modern French conséquence), from Latin consequentia, from consequentem (nominative consequens), present participle of consequi "to follow after," from com- "with" (see com-) + sequi "to follow" (see sequel). Sense of "importance" (c.1600) is from notion of being "pregnant with consequences."