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consequences

EN[ˈkɑnsɪkwɛnsɪz]
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FR conséquences

    Definition of consequences in English Dictionary

  • NounBFconsequencePREcon-
    1. plural of consequence.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Operating a low-cost, high-pollution manufacturing process externalizes costs in the form of adverse human health consequences and ecosystem effects.
        • Trends in the relative costs of child rearing cannot be separated from the economic, social and cultural consequences of both the gendering and adulting of labour markets.
        • Disagreeing with Iowa’s nosologist, Ms. Petersen says the lethal consequences of overprescribed or misprescribed drugs are too readily accepted as “natural” death.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • People do that sort of thing every day, without ever stopping to reflect on the consequences.
        • The country recognized their defence vulnerability after an airplane landed in front of the central square without any consequences.
        • But with exposed running boards and little skidplate protection under the body, serious off-roading can have expensive consequences.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Noun forms
          • Noun plural forms

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      Look-Alike Words
      1. fr conséquences
      2. en consequence
      3. fr conséquence
      4. en consequenced
      5. en nonsequences
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      Grammatically, this word "consequences" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form.
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