noun up·shot \ˈəp-ˌshät\

Definition of UPSHOT

:  the final result :  outcome

Examples of UPSHOT

  1. <the upshot of the court's ruling is that a number of communities will now have to change their gun laws>

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UPSHOT Defined for Kids


noun up·shot \ˈəp-ˌshät\

Definition of UPSHOT for Kids

:  the final result <What was the upshot of the negotiations?>


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