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Synonyms for consequence

Synonyms for (noun) consequence

Synonyms: moment, import, consequence Definition: having important effects or influence Usage: decisions of great consequence are made by the president himself; virtue is of more moment than security; that result is of no consequence

Similar words: significance Definition: the quality of being significant Usage: do not underestimate the significance of nuclear power

Synonyms: consequence, aftermath Definition: the outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual

Similar words: outcome, result, resultant, final result, termination Definition: something that results Usage: he listened for the results on the radio

Synonyms: effect, consequence, event, issue, result, outcome, upshot Definition: a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon Usage: the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise; his decision had depressing consequences for business; he acted very wise after the event

Similar words: phenomenon Definition: any state or process known through the senses rather than by intuition or reasoning