Upshot - Crossword Clue

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  1. a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon;
  2. having important effects or influence; "decisions of great consequence are made by the president himself"; "virtue is of more moment than security"; "that result is of no consequence"
  3. the outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual
  1. the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it; "the ends justify the means"
  2. put an end to; "The terrible news ended our hopes that he had survived"
  3. have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical;
  4. the concluding parts of an event or occurrence; "the end was exciting"; "I had to miss the last of the movie"
  5. be the end of; be the last or concluding part of; "This sad scene ended the movie"
  6. a boundary marking the extremities of something; "the end of town"
  7. either extremity of something that has length; "the end of the pier"; "she knotted the end of the thread"; "they rode to the end of the line"; "the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix"
  8. the surface at either extremity of a three-dimensional object; "one end of the box was marked `This side up'"
  9. one of two places from which
  1. 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"
  2. something that results; "he listened for the results on the radio"
  3. a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon;
  4. come about or follow as a consequence; "nothing will result from this meeting"
  5. issue or terminate (in a specified way, state, etc.); end; "result in tragedy"
  6. have as a result or residue; "The water left a mark on the silk dress"; "Her blood left a stain on the napkin"
  7. the semantic role of the noun phrase whose referent exists only by virtue of the activity denoted by the verb in the clause
Clue Database Last Updated: 21/03/2018 9:00am

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