What is another word for consequence?

Need synonyms for consequence? Here's a list of words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

A result or effect, usually one that is unwelcome or unpleasant
“He opines that the surprising result was the consequence of giving too much power to the wrong people.”
Importance with respect to what comes after
“Your incoherent remarks are of no consequence to our determination to succeed.”
One's status or standing
“Disregard his opinions as he is a man of no consequence.”
An exaggerated sense of one's importance that shows itself in the making of excessive or unjustified claims
“After examining the disease with all the consequence of a legitimate physician, Mr. Lynch told him that his oriental oils would cure him.”
An opinion arrived at through a process of reasoning
“We then deduce a consequence which tells us what effect that cause will have in particular circumstances.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Watch and Learn
Nearby Words
Translations for consequence
11-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2019