Consequence and Event

Consequence

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Consequence noun – A phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon.
Usage example: his decision had depressing consequences for business

Event is a synonym for consequence in result topic. In some cases you can use "Event" instead a noun "Consequence", when it comes to topics like cause.
Nearby Words: consequential, consequent, consequently
Synonyms for Consequence

Event

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Event noun – A phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon.
Usage example: he acted very wise after the event

Consequence is a synonym for event in result topic. You can use "Consequence" instead a noun "Event", if it concerns topics such as effect, cause.
Nearby Words: eventual, eventful, eventuality, eventless
Synonyms for Event

How words are described

special special consequence special event
particular particular consequence particular event
common common consequence common event
specific specific consequence specific event
Other adjectives: single, likely, small, real, serious, unfortunate, bad, horrible, disastrous, tragic, important, supernatural, major, possible, minor, unexpected, biggest.

Both words in one sentence

  • Literature / Star Trek: The Lost Era Phlebotinum Killed the Dinosaurs: In The Buried Age, the Permian extinction event is chosen instead - it's described as a consequence of an artificially-induced galaxy-wide disaster.
  • This event also created a great deal of the initial vitriol between India and Pakistan, made worse later by The Kashmir Question, which itself was a direct consequence of this event.
  • Phlebotinum Killed the Dinosaurs In the Star Trek: The Lost Era novel The Buried Age, the Permian extinction event is chosen instead - it was a consequence of an artificially-induced galaxy-wide disaster.
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