Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) A consequence is a result of an action, decision, etc. Often negative.

Examples: (noun) Traffic produces a lot of pollution. In consequence, the air quality of many cities is very poor. (noun) The consequence of his actions will affect the whole country.

Synonyms: nouns: result, aftermath.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 2 C

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