Definitions of result

  1. To follow as a consequence; to issue; to come to a determination.
  2. To leap back; to rebound.
  3. To proceed, spring, or rise, as a consequence, from facts, arguments, premises, combination of circumstances, consultation, thought, or endeavor.
  4. To come out, or have an issue; to terminate; to have consequences; - followed by in; as, this measure will result in good or in evil.
  5. To follow as a consequence or effect; as, much good will result from this law; be an outcome; end.
  6. To issue ( in): to follow as a consequence.
  7. To follow as a consequence.
  8. To be a result; follow; issue.
  9. result in; " The water left a mark on the silk dress"; " Her blood left a stain on the napkin"
  10. To follow or have origin, as a consequence, from facts, arguments, thought, & c.; to spring; to arise; to originate; to issue; to ensue.
  11. a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon; " the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise"; " his decision had depressing consequences for business"; " he acted very wise after the event"
  12. the semantic role of the noun phrase whose referent exists only by virtue of the activity denoted by the verb in the clause
  13. A flying back; resilience.
  14. That which results; the conclusion or end to which any course or condition of things leads, or which is obtained by any process or operation; consequence or effect; as, the result of a course of action; the result of a mathematical operation.
  15. The decision or determination of a council or deliberative assembly; a resolve; a decree.
  16. Consequence: conclusion: decision.
  17. Consequence; effect.
  18. The outcome of an action; consequence; effect.
  19. Consequence; conclusion; effect; decision.
  20. That which proceeds from a given state of facts, & c.; consequence; inference; decision; issue.