SYNONYMS FOR consequence
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Idioms for consequence
Origin of consequence
OTHER WORDS FROM consequencenon·con·se·quence, nounsu·per·con·se·quence, noun
Words nearby consequence
Example sentences from the Web for consequence
Nobody voted for Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch, but he, rather than Merrick Garland, is sitting on the Supreme Court as a direct consequence of election outcomes.
We are living the consequences of what happens when these conversations are left to chance.Online learning provider Everfi makes $100 million commitment for curriculum that pushes for social change|Michal Lev-Ram, writer|September 15, 2020|Fortune
The aquifer is also fairly protected from sea water seeping into it as the oceans rise from human-caused climate change, a common consequence for many coastal aquifers in California, Danskin said.Pursuing Independent Water Sources, San Diego Ignores One Beneath Its Feet|MacKenzie Elmer|September 14, 2020|Voice of San Diego
As a consequence, it makes it almost impossible for this page to rank well.
Like every summer we have fewer options and the consequences keep getting worse.
Great American leaders have long contributed profound thoughts of tremendous consequence to the public discourse.Huckabee 2016: Bend Over and Take It Like a Prisoner!|Olivia Nuzzi|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In the most extreme cases, it allows for the extrajudicial killing of black people without consequence.
Students deemed “responsible” for alleged sexual assaults on college campuses can face little or no consequence for their acts.Jameis Winston Cleared of Rape Like Every Other College Sports Star|Robert Silverman|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hitchcock had met or known about everyone of artistic consequence over the last 60 years.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You may be wondering what work of monumental consequence is contained within these gilded pages.
Many of us had been hit by the balls, but a bruise or a graze of the skin was the worst consequence that had ensued.
Insurrectionary movements at Rome in consequence of the pope's refusal to declare war against Austria.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
The consequence of this quarrel was that, early in 1794, he found himself accused as a ci-devant noble.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
If there is everywhere complete economic freedom, then there will ensue in consequence a régime of social justice.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
The consequence was, the disappointed emissary of these double treasons, immediately accused him of his own crimes.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
British Dictionary definitions for consequence
- a conclusion reached by reasoning
- the conclusion of an argument
- the relations between the conclusion and the premises of a valid argument
Idioms and Phrases with consequence
see in consequence; of consequence.