consequence


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One natural consequence of the evil she had involved herself in," she said, "was that of making her unreasonable.
The same idea, tracing the arguments to their consequences, is held out in several of the late publications against the new Constitution.
The consequence is that they are less hardy, self-dependent and game-spirited than the mountaineer.
How Anne's more rigid requisitions might have been taken is of little consequence.
Two material advantages of Bath over London had of course been given all their weight: its more convenient distance from Kellynch, only fifty miles, and Lady Russell's spending some part of every winter there; and to the very great satisfaction of Lady Russell, whose first views on the projected change had been for Bath, Sir Walter and Elizabeth were induced to believe that they should lose neither consequence nor enjoyment by settling there.
It was eminently superfluous to him to be told that he was reaping the consequences.
Yes, I have,' replied Nicholas, 'by that man Squeers, and I have beaten him soundly, and am leaving this place in consequence.
No, I do not,' said Nicholas; 'but it is of no great consequence to me, for I intend walking.
With the same complacent smile he told her of the ovations he had received in consequence of the act the had passed.
She knew, too, that he was really interested in books dealing with politics, philosophy, and theology, that art was utterly foreign to his nature; but, in spite of this, or rather, in consequence of it, Alexey Alexandrovitch never passed over anything in the world of art, but made it his duty to read everything.
The consequence was, she learnt nothing at school, and was petted and spoilt at Limmeridge House.
Now Mrs Varden (and by consequence Miss Miggs likewise) was impressed with a secret misgiving that she had done wrong; that she had, to the utmost of her small means, aided and abetted the growth of disturbances, the end of which it was impossible to foresee; that she had led remotely to the scene which had just passed; and that the locksmith's time for triumph and reproach had now arrived indeed.
Glegg did not alter her will in consequence of this letter, and cut off the Tulliver children from their sixth and seventh share in her thousand pounds; for she had her principles.
Blanche left Arnold to array herself in her bridal splendor--after another outrage on propriety, and more consequences of free institutions.
It is the other part of your offence, therefore, upon which I intend to admonish you, I mean the violation of your chastity;--a crime, however lightly it may be treated by debauched persons, very heinous in itself, and very dreadful in its consequences.