grave consequences

grave consequences

noun a bleak outcome, a deleterious outcome, a deleterious outgrowth, a malignant scenario, an extremely unfortunate sequence of events, deleterious aftermath, deleterious developments, deleteeious effects, deleterious results, important and significant effects, severe fallout
Associated concepts: punishment
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The notion of murder was absurd: no motive was discoverable, the young couple being understood to dote on each other; and it was not unprecedented that an accidental slip of the foot should have brought these grave consequences.
The timely interception by Saudi Air Defense saved the civilian populated city from grave consequences," Pakistan's Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
In a press statement, Pakistan said "the timely interception by the Royal Saudi Air Defense (RSADF) saved the civilian populated city from grave consequences.
During the meetings, issues of common interest, regional and international developments, as well as the illegal measures taken against Qatar and its grave consequences for regional and international security and peace and its impact on human rights were reviewed.
During the meeting, they reviewed a number of issues of common interest and exchanged views on developments on the regional and international arenas, as well as the illegal measures taken against the State of Qatar and its grave consequences for regional and international security and peace and its impact on human rights.
He also sounded the alarm on the grave consequences of such incidents harming Lebanon and its reputation.
Several governments and organizations have denounced the US move warning of grave consequences to Palestinian refugees if carried out.
In statements, AL Assistant Secretary General for Palestinian Affairs Said Abu Ali asserted the importance of the meeting that will shed light on the grave consequences of US President Donald Trump's recent decision.
Deputy Chief Constable Louisa Rolfe said: "Today, Assistant Chief Constable Beale faced grave consequences for a mistake in an otherwise exemplary police career.
The Dominican PM expressed thanks to the government and people of Qatar on behalf of his government and people for this contribution to alleviating the grave consequences of hurricanes Irma and Maria on the island.
Summary: The head of Beirut Chambers of Commerce Mohammad Choucair warned of grave consequences to the economy if the state insists on enforcing a new salary scale for civil servants' new taxes without the introduction of serious reforms.
Al-Othaimeen said that preventing people from praying at the holy Islamic shrine for the first time since 1969 would have grave consequences on the religious and human rights of the Palestinian people.