Thesaurus

repercussion

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of repercussion

the power to bring about a result on another
  • your decision not to go to college will have repercussions you'll feel for years to come

Synonyms for repercussion

Words Related to repercussion

Near Antonyms for repercussion

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About repercussion

Time Traveler for repercussion

Time Traveler

The first known use of repercussion was in 1543

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near repercussion

repeopled

repercussion

repercussions

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Repercussion.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/repercussion. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on repercussion

Nglish: Translation of repercussion for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of repercussion for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!