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consequence

(Conclusion), noun aftereffect, aftermath, climax, completion, conclusion, consummation, culmination, decision, deduction, denouement, derivation, derivative, determination, effect, emanation, ensual, eventuality, final result, finale, finding, finish, fruition, illation, logical result, offshoot, outcome, outgrowth, product, reaction, resolution, response, result, resultant action, settlement, upshot, verdict
Associated concepts: consequential benefits, consequential contempt, consequential contracts, consequential dammges, consequential injuries, consequential loss
Foreign phrases: Consuetudo non trahitur in conseqenniam.Custom is not drawn into consequence. Non officit conatus nisi sequatur effectus. An attempt does not harm unless a consequence follows. Officit conatus si effectus sequatur. The attempt becomes of consequence, if the effect follows.

consequence

(Significance), noun accent, auctoritas, base, basis, core, distinction, effect, essence, essential quallty, force, germ, heart, import, importance, influence, magnitude, marrow, materialness, meaning, merit, notable feature, nucleus, point, primary element, principle, prominence, purport, quintessence, relevance, self-consequence, self-importance, seriousness, soul, substance, usefulness, vital part
See also: amount, clout, concern, conclusion, degree, development, effect, eminence, emphasis, follow-up, force, import, importance, influence, interest, magnitude, outcome, outgrowth, prestige, primacy, reputation, result, strength, toll, value, weight
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Sahin also said that those who were chasing such a dream should assess the situation one more time, otherwise, they would have to bear the consequences.
If your publication gets things like this wrong, I cannot be sure that one day it might not get other things wrong, and individuals like me and my colleagues may bear the consequences.
She confirmed that the Shura (Consultative) Council will hold a meeting later this week to make a final decision on the reduction of the level of relations with the UAE, noting that "Iran is the UAE's largest trading partner, and the UAE officials will bear the consequences of their insistence on these baseless allegations.
He said, "The Palestinian state that is supposed to be formed after an agreement is reached between Palestinians and Israel should not bear the consequences of Israeli actions that defy international law.
AaAa Aminatou Haidar used the Moroccan passport and was treated on an equal footing with the rest of Moroccans advocating human rights, CORCAS said, adding that now she has to bear the consequences of supporting separatism and denying her nationality.
He said Reid, of Carisbrooke Avenue, had a stable family background and had to be bear the consequences of a "transient and unfortunate lapse into criminal behaviour".
Across the nation, children of the incarcerated, as much as their parents, bear the consequences of misdeeds or mistakes.
Hamas is responsible for all attacks from Gaza, he said, "and must bear the consequences.
The statement added, "They were never the masterminds of this operation, yet will bear the consequences.
The LAUSD has a long history of bad contracting, and that won't end until someone other than the taxpayers is forced to bear the consequences.
But, sentencing him, Judge Richard Cole told him that the girl would bear the consequences of his actions for the rest of her life.
They had 'em and they wrecked them so they should be made to bear the consequences - Human Rights Act or not.