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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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At the same time, the Ministry of Interior calls upon the rational members of their families, those of whose loyalties we have no doubts, to bear their responsibilities towards their sons; otherwise, all will bear the consequences of their actions.
Deniz pointed out that a meeting shall be held to come to a final decision on the subject, adding that "Ankara should stop its military operations, otherwise it will bear the consequences.
MANAMA: Those who boycott the upcoming parliament by-elections will have to bear the consequences of their decision, Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ali Al Khalifa said.
The cabinet made it clear that any minister is fully responsible for the way of handling any grilling and has to bear the consequences of their own decisions," Al-Afasi asserted.
No child should bear the consequences of malnutrition," said Michele Cervone d'Urso, Ambassador of the European Union to Yemen, "but in Yemen, too many children are already suffering and many more are at risk.
If the Government is firm about not renewing licences for lorries in 2012, then it should bear the consequences, the least of which is an increase in the prices of basic commodities, when the truck drivers escalate their action and go on strike," Abbas warned.
Our favorite option that we will put all our efforts on is the peaceful, democratic option, and if they [NCP] refuses it, then those who rejected it shall bear the consequences," Arman told the Dubai-based Al-Arabiya TV.
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.