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Something, as a design, aspect of nature, etc., that produces a particular impression
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  1. Something, as a design, aspect of nature, etc., that produces a particular impression
  2. The condition or fact of being operative or in force
  3. The power to produce an outcome or achieve a result:
The way something turns out; result; consequence
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  1. The way something turns out; result; consequence
  2. An end result; a consequence.
An effect coming later, or as a secondary result
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  1. An effect coming later, or as a secondary result
  2. An effect following its cause after some delay, especially a delayed or prolonged physiological or psychological response to a stimulus.
The settling of a question or case by an authoritative decision or pronouncement, especially by a judicial body:
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  1. The settling of a question or case by an authoritative decision or pronouncement, especially by a judicial body:
  2. A decision arrived at by thought and investigation; conclusion
  3. (Archaic) A fixed movement or tendency toward an object or end.
A proposition collected from the agreement of other previous propositions; any conclusion which results from reason or argument; inference.
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  1. A proposition collected from the agreement of other previous propositions; any conclusion which results from reason or argument; inference.
  2. Importance in rank; influence
  3. A result of an action, process, etc.; outcome or effect, often, specif., an adverse one
Money or a thing of value that derives from a sale. Money or a thing of value that derives from a sale.
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  1. Money or a thing of value that derives from a sale. Money or a thing of value that derives from a sale.
The written determination of a court or administrative tribunal disposing of motions or claims in a case or matter before it. The written determination of a court or administrative tribunal disposing of motions or claims in a case or matter before it.
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  1. The written determination of a court or administrative tribunal disposing of motions or claims in a case or matter before it. The written determination of a court or administrative tribunal disposing of motions or claims in a case or matter before it.
  2. The act of reaching a conclusion or of passing of judgment on an issue under consideration:
  3. A conclusion or judgment reached after consideration:
To bring about; make happen; cause or accomplish:
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  1. To bring about; make happen; cause or accomplish:
  2. To bring about; produce as a result; cause; accomplish
To create by physical or mental effort:
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  1. To create by physical or mental effort:
  2. To bring forth; exhibit:
  3. To cause to occur or exist; give rise to:
The ripened ovary of a flowering plant that contains the seeds, sometimes fused with other parts of the plant. Fruits can be dry or fleshy. Berries, nuts, grains, pods, and drupes are fruits. &diamf3; Fruits that consist of ripened ovaries alone, such as the tomato and pea pod, are called true fruits. &diamf3; Fruits that consist of ripened ovaries and other parts such as the receptacle or bracts, as in the apple, are called accessory fruits or false fruits.
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  1. The ripened ovary of a flowering plant that contains the seeds, sometimes fused with other parts of the plant. Fruits can be dry or fleshy. Berries, nuts, grains, pods, and drupes are fruits. &diamf3; Fruits that consist of ripened ovaries alone, such as the tomato and pea pod, are called true fruits. &diamf3; Fruits that consist of ripened ovaries and other parts such as the receptacle or bracts, as in the apple, are called accessory fruits or false fruits.
  2. To produce or cause to produce fruit.
To occur or be evident as a consequence; result:
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  1. To occur or be evident as a consequence; result:
  2. To occur as a natural or logical consequence; result
  3. To occur or be evident as a consequence of:
To come next after another; follow; ensue
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  1. To come next after another; follow; ensue
  2. To come after (something) in time or order; follow:
  3. To come or occur after; follow
To occur unexpectedly, by chance or with a low probability.
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  1. To occur unexpectedly, by chance or with a low probability.
  2. To be or occur by chance or without plan
  3. Used with the impersonal subject it and a following clause or infinitive to indicate the occurrence of a usually unexpected or chance event:
To come to mind:
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  1. To come to mind:
  2. To take place; come about.
  3. To be found to exist or appear:
To come to pass; to develop; to occur; to take place; to happen.
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  1. To come to pass; to develop; to occur; to take place; to happen.
  2. (Nautical) To tack; to change tack; to maneuver the bow of a sailing vessel across the wind so that the wind changes from one side of the vessel to the other; to position a boat with respect to the wind after tacking. See also come to.
(Usually) To separate and recover (valuable minerals) by swirling dirt or crushed rock in a pan of water, in the manner of a traditional prospector seeking gold.
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  1. (Usually) To separate and recover (valuable minerals) by swirling dirt or crushed rock in a pan of water, in the manner of a traditional prospector seeking gold.
  2. (Idiomatic, usually intransitive) To succeed; to proceed according to plan; to result or end up.
(Literally) to leave one's place in the current formation of ranks in order to take one's place in a new formation.
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  1. (Literally) to leave one's place in the current formation of ranks in order to take one's place in a new formation.
  2. (Literally) To come out of something by falling.
  3. (Dated) To turn out, happen.
  1. To smooth.
  2. (With object after out) To calculate.
  3. (Intransitive) Used other than as an idiom: see work,"Ž out.
To be published or made available to the public:
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  1. To be published or made available to the public:
  2. To become visible:
  3. To give the impression of being in a certain way; seem:
To come to a finish; cease:
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  1. To come to a finish; cease:
  2. To arrive at a place, situation, or condition as a result of a course of action. Often used with up :
  3. To bring to an end; finish; stop; conclude
To give (wood, for example) a desired or particular surface texture.
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  1. To give (wood, for example) a desired or particular surface texture.
  2. To bring to an end; complete
  3. To reach the end of a task, course, or relationship:
To come to an end; reach a stopping point:
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  1. To come to an end; reach a stopping point:
  2. To come to an end in space or time; stop; end
  3. To occur at or form the end of; conclude or finish:
To devote or apply oneself (to)
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  1. To devote or apply oneself (to)
  2. To apply or direct oneself; take action:
  3. To accompany as a circumstance or follow as a result:
To happen as a consequence; result
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  1. To happen as a consequence; result
  2. To come afterward; follow immediately
  3. (Archaic) To strive for; follow; pursue
To occur or be evident as a consequence; result:
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  1. To occur or be evident as a consequence; result:
  2. To be attentive to; pay close heed to:
  3. To act in agreement or compliance with; obey:
A second growth or crop in the same season, as of grass after mowing.
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  1. A second growth or crop in the same season, as of grass after mowing.
  2. A period of time following a disastrous event:
  3. A consequence, especially of a disaster or misfortune:
A result of an action, process, etc.; outcome or effect, often, specif., an adverse one
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  1. A result of an action, process, etc.; outcome or effect, often, specif., an adverse one
  2. The power to influence or produce an effect.
  3. The relation of effect to cause
A statement that follows with little or no proof required from an already proven statement. For example, it is a theorem in geometry that the angles opposite two congruent sides of a triangle are also congruent. A corollary to that statement is that an equilateral triangle is also equiangular.
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  1. A statement that follows with little or no proof required from an already proven statement. For example, it is a theorem in geometry that the angles opposite two congruent sides of a triangle are also congruent. A corollary to that statement is that an equilateral triangle is also equiangular.
  2. A proposition that follows with little or no proof required from one already proven.
  3. A natural consequence or effect; a result.
Production of a desired impression:
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  1. Production of a desired impression:
  2. Something that produces a specific impression or supports a general design or intention:
  3. The power to produce an outcome or achieve a result:
A final product, especially one resulting from a series of stages or processes.
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  1. A final product, especially one resulting from a series of stages or processes.
  2. The final result of any series of changes, processes, or chemical reactions
A result; consequence; upshot
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  1. A result; consequence; upshot
  2. A culminating point leading to a decision:
  3. An item or set of items, as stamps or coins, made available at one time by a business, government, or organization.
An end result; a consequence.
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  1. An end result; a consequence.
  2. The way something turns out; result; consequence
The following of one thing after another in chronological, causal, or logical order; succession or continuity
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  1. The following of one thing after another in chronological, causal, or logical order; succession or continuity
  2. A series of related shots that constitute a complete unit of action in a movie.
  3. A resulting event; consequence; sequel
The central idea or point; gist.
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  1. The central idea or point; gist.
  2. The final result; the outcome.
Something markedly similar to another of the same class:
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  1. Something markedly similar to another of the same class:
  2. An act in response or retaliation:
  3. A correct solution.
The settling of a question or case by an authoritative decision or pronouncement, especially by a judicial body:
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  1. The settling of a question or case by an authoritative decision or pronouncement, especially by a judicial body:
  2. The result of such ascertaining.
  3. The ascertaining or fixing of the quantity, quality, position, or character of something:
The answer to a problem
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  1. The answer to a problem
  2. A method or process of dealing with a problem:
  3. The answer to a problem or the explanation for something:
A final result or conclusion, as a solution to a problem.
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  1. A final result or conclusion, as a solution to a problem.
  2. An item or set of items, as stamps or coins, made available at one time by a business, government, or organization.
  3. A culminating point leading to a decision:
Any organized activity, celebration, etc. for members of the general public or a particular group
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  1. Any organized activity, celebration, etc. for members of the general public or a particular group
  2. (Physics) A phenomenon or occurrence located at a single point in space-time, regarded as the fundamental observational entity in relativity theory.
  3. (Archaic) A final result; an outcome.
The outside or extreme edge or physical limit; a boundary:
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  1. The outside or extreme edge or physical limit; a boundary:
  2. The point in time when an action, event, or phenomenon ceases or is completed; the conclusion:
  3. Either extremity of something that has length:
Anything used to give a desired surface effect, as paint, varnish, polish, wax, etc.
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  1. Anything used to give a desired surface effect, as paint, varnish, polish, wax, etc.
  2. The last treatment or coating of a surface:
  3. The last part; end
A result; an outcome.
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  1. A result; an outcome.
  2. The end of something in space or time; limit, bound, conclusion, or finish
  3. (Linguis.) The end of a word; final sound, morpheme, or syllable; specif., an inflectional ending
A consummating or being consummated; completion; fulfillment
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  1. A consummating or being consummated; completion; fulfillment
  2. The act of consummating; a fulfillment.
  3. An end; conclusion; outcome
The act of completing, or finishing
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  1. The act of completing, or finishing
  2. The act of completing or the state of being completed.
  3. (Football) A successful forward pass
The result or outcome of an act or process:
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  1. The result or outcome of an act or process:
  2. The last step in a reasoning process; judgment, decision, or opinion formed after investigation or thought
  3. The close or last part; the end or finish:
A consequence, especially of a disaster or misfortune:
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  1. A consequence, especially of a disaster or misfortune:
  2. A second crop, as of grass, that grows after an earlier mowing
  3. A period of time following a disastrous event:
The central idea or point; gist.
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  1. The central idea or point; gist.
  2. The final result; the outcome.
Plural form of sequela
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  1. Plural form of sequela
  2. A result or consequence
  3. A literary work, film, etc. complete in itself but continuing a story begun in an earlier work, film, etc.
(Film) A succession of scenes constituting a single, uninterrupted episode
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  1. (Film) A succession of scenes constituting a single, uninterrupted episode
  2. A resulting event; consequence; sequel
  3. The following of one thing after another in chronological, causal, or logical order; succession or continuity
An edible, usually sweet and fleshy form of such a structure.
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  1. An edible, usually sweet and fleshy form of such a structure.
  2. (Bot.) The mature ovary of a flowering plant, together with its contents, and any closely connected parts, as the whole peach, pea pod, cucumber, etc.
  3. The result, product, or consequence of any action
  1. The condition of bearing fruit.
  2. Realization of something desired or worked for; accomplishment:
  3. Enjoyment derived from use or possession.
A possible event; something that may happen.
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  1. A possible event; something that may happen.
  2. A possible event, outcome, or condition; contingency
The act of flowing or proceeding from a fountain head or origin.
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  1. The act of flowing or proceeding from a fountain head or origin.
  2. Something that comes forth from a source; thing emitted
  3. That which issues, flows, or proceeds from any object as a source; efflux; an effluence; as, perfume is an emanation from a flower.
A result; consequence; development
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  1. A result; consequence; development
  2. The act or process of growing out.
  3. A byproduct or consequence of an action or event.
(Plural only) Merchandise returned to a retailer or wholesaler by a purchaser.
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  1. (Plural only) Merchandise returned to a retailer or wholesaler by a purchaser.
  2. Plural form of return
A reaction or commotion caused by some event
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  1. A reaction or commotion caused by some event
  2. A result of an event; an aftermath.
  3. (Informal) A backward flow of liquid from the mouth into a bottle or other drinking vessel at the end of a swig.
The jarring reaction of loose or worn parts; also, the play in these parts
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  1. The jarring reaction of loose or worn parts; also, the play in these parts
  2. Any sudden or violent reaction; specif., strong political or social reaction resulting from fear or resentment of a movement, candidate, etc.
  3. A snarl formed in the part of a fishing line that is wound around the reel.
Reflection, as of light or sound; reverberation
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  1. Reflection, as of light or sound; reverberation
  2. A reflection, especially of sound.
  3. An often indirect effect, influence, or result that is produced by an event or action.
An incidental result or side effect:
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  1. An incidental result or side effect:
  2. The negative consequences of any action or decision
  3. The slow descent of minute particles of debris in the atmosphere following an explosion, especially the descent of radioactive debris after a nuclear explosion.
The act or process of settling:
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  1. The act or process of settling:
  2. The process of reaching such an arrangement, agreement, or resolution.
  3. An arrangement or agreement reached, as in business proceedings or negotiating a dispute:
A settlement or adjustment, as of a dispute, difference, etc.
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  1. A settlement or adjustment, as of a dispute, difference, etc.
  2. Something made by arranging parts in a particular way
  3. The condition, manner, or result of being arranged; disposal:
The events following the climax of a drama or novel in which such a resolution or clarification takes place.
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  1. The events following the climax of a drama or novel in which such a resolution or clarification takes place.
  2. The final resolution or clarification of a dramatic or narrative plot.
  3. The outcome of a sequence of events; the end result.
(Informal) Something coming as a climax or culmination to a series of events, esp. when unexpected or improbable
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  1. (Informal) Something coming as a climax or culmination to a series of events, esp. when unexpected or improbable
  2. The act, event, or time of payment
  3. The benefit gained as the result of a previous action.
To proceed from a source; emerge or come forth:
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  1. To proceed from a source; emerge or come forth:
  2. To be derived or result (from a cause)
  3. To end or result (in an effect or consequence)
(Idiomatic) to happen to, to occur to.
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  1. (Idiomatic) to happen to, to occur to.
To become warped, split, or cracked. Used of wood.
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  1. To become warped, split, or cracked. Used of wood.
  2. To move as a result of resilience; bounce
  3. To cause to close or snap shut, as by a spring
To move out or away from a surrounding fluid, covering, or shelter:
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  1. To move out or away from a surrounding fluid, covering, or shelter:
  2. To become apparent or known
  3. To come forth into view; become visible
To cause (a distant object at sea) to become visible above the horizon by advancing closer.
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  1. To cause (a distant object at sea) to become visible above the horizon by advancing closer.
  2. To happen; occur
  3. To increase in volume of sound; become louder, shriller, etc.
To take place afterward or as a result.
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  1. To take place afterward or as a result.
  2. To come afterward; follow immediately
  3. To happen as a consequence; result
To send forth; emit
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  1. To send forth; emit
  2. To come or send forth, as from a source:
  3. To come forth; issue, as from a source
(Sports) A contest in a sports competition, such as a meet:
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  1. (Sports) A contest in a sports competition, such as a meet:
  2. (Physics) A phenomenon or occurrence located at a single point in space-time, regarded as the fundamental observational entity in relativity theory.
  3. (Archaic) A final result; an outcome.
The result, product, or consequence of any action
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  1. The result, product, or consequence of any action
  2. The ripened ovary of a flowering plant that contains the seeds, sometimes fused with other parts of the plant. Fruits can be dry or fleshy. Berries, nuts, grains, pods, and drupes are fruits. &diamf3; Fruits that consist of ripened ovaries alone, such as the tomato and pea pod, are called true fruits. &diamf3; Fruits that consist of ripened ovaries and other parts such as the receptacle or bracts, as in the apple, are called accessory fruits or false fruits.
  3. Result; outcome:
The outcome or consequence of any effort or series of events
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  1. The outcome or consequence of any effort or series of events
  2. A season's yield of grain, fruit, etc. when gathered in or ready to be gathered in; crop
  3. The result or consequence of an action:
A solid material precipitated from a solution.
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  1. A solid material precipitated from a solution.
  2. A product resulting from a process, event, or course of action.
A development or consequence growing out of and sometimes complicating a problem, plan, or statement:
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  1. A development or consequence growing out of and sometimes complicating a problem, plan, or statement:
  2. The result of ramifying
  3. A derived effect, consequence, or result
Something that results; result
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  1. Something that results; result
  2. (Physics) A force, velocity, etc. with an effect equal to that of two or more such forces, etc. acting together
  3. A single vector that is the equivalent of a set of vectors.
Plural form of sequela
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  1. Plural form of sequela
  2. A result or consequence
  3. A literary work, film, etc. complete in itself but continuing a story begun in an earlier work, film, etc.
Something that follows, esp. as a result; consequence
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  1. Something that follows, esp. as a result; consequence
  2. A result; a consequence.

Synonym Study

  • Outcome refers to the result of something that was in doubt
  • Issue suggests a result in which there is emergence from difficulties or conflict
  • Consequence suggests that which follows something else on which it is dependent in some way, but does not connote as direct a connection with cause
  • Effect is applied to that which is directly produced by an action, process, or agent and is the exact correlative of cause
  • Result stresses that which is finally brought about by the effects or consequences of an action, process, etc.
Find another word for result. In this page you can discover 102 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for result, like: emanate from, effect, outcome, aftereffect, determination, germinate from, accrue from, derive from, consequence, proceeds and decision.