Synonyms and Antonyms of consequence
- The flood was an inevitable consequence of the prolonged, heavy rains.
matter of course
- a mistake that was of no great consequence
- a junior executive who strutted around the office with all of the consequence of a peacock in pinstripes
cockiness, complacence, conceit, egoism, egotism, pride, pridefulness, self-assumption, self-centeredness, self-complacency, self-conceit, self-content, self-contentment, self-opinion, self-partiality, self-satisfaction, smugness, swelled head, vanity
- I am able to deduce several consequences from those premises.
Synonym Discussion of consequence
- a region with no cities of importance
- the style you choose is of little consequence
- a decision of great moment
- the argument carried no weight with the judge
- the treaty's significance
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