as a result

idiom

: because of something
He sprained his wrist and, as a result, he will not be playing in the tournament.
often + of
As a result of the accident, he was out of work for three months.

Examples of as a result in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Afp | Getty Images The New York Police Department is adding extra officers and resources to Trump Tower in Manhattan, which contains Trump’s apartment, as a result of the shooting. Dan Mangan,rebecca Picciotto,josephine Rozzelle,kevin Breuninger, CNBC, 14 July 2024 Judge Richard Brueggemann granted prosecutors’ request to dismiss the charges against Gentry, including murder, as a result of his death. Quinlan Bentley, The Enquirer, 13 July 2024 And in another surprising outcome of the study, those who reported suffering from insomnia didn't show a significant drop in brain function as a result of poor sleep. New Atlas, 12 July 2024 Day's family has filed a lawsuit against the Phoenix PD, alleging emotional distress as a result of their failure to discover his remains. Maureen Lee Lenker, EW.com, 12 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for as a result 

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“As a result.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/as%20a%20result. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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