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Synonyms for result

Synonyms for result

to occur as a consequence

something worked out to explain, resolve, or provide a method for dealing with and settling a problem

Synonyms for result

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After considerable experience in coming into contact with wealthy and noted men, I have observed that those who have accomplished the greatest results are those who "keep under the body"; are those who never grow excited or lose self-control, but are always calm, self-possessed, patient, and polite.
His first questions led to no very encouraging results.
Three days of labor with the spade and the sieve produced no results of the slightest importance.
Here is the result of my calculations," replied Barbicane.
I don't mean to pretend that the science of gunnery has not advanced, but it is as well to bear in mind that during the middle ages they obtained results more surprising, I will venture to say, than ours.
Why should there often be so great a difference in the result of a reciprocal cross between the same two species?
Now let us turn to the results arrived at by the third most experienced hybridiser, namely, the Hon.
In political life the French Revolution was a result of the same set of influences.
In the highest class, I replied,--among those goods which he who would be happy desires both for their own sake and for the sake of their results.
Amidst these thoughts, poor Jones passed a long sleepless night, and in the morning the result of the whole was to abide by Molly, and to think no more of Sophia.
Whether it be instinctive or whether it result from the pedestrian education of childhood may be doubtful; it is, at any rate, less automatic than the previous acts, for a man might by conscious effort learn to perform it more skilfully, or even to suppress it altogether.
This is the nearest approach that any theory of mine can make towards accounting for a result which was visible matter of fact.
Now this was a case in which you were given the result and had to find everything else for yourself.
They are the essential ingredients, not the occasional results, of the system.
Never was there a creative fever such as mine from which the patient escaped fatal results.