a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem; "they were trying to find a peaceful solution"; "the answers were in the back of the book"; "he computed the result to four decimal places"
something that results; "he listened for the results on the radio"
a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon;
come about or follow as a consequence; "nothing will result from this meeting"
issue or terminate (in a specified way, state, etc.); end; "result in tragedy"
have as a result or residue; "The water left a mark on the silk dress"; "Her blood left a stain on the napkin"
the semantic role of the noun phrase whose referent exists only by virtue of the activity denoted by the verb in the clause