Reputation noun – Overall quality as seen or judged by people in general. Consequence and reputation are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Consequence" instead a noun "Reputation". Nearby Words: reputable, repute, reputed, reputing
His reputation as a general was probably inflated as a consequence of the trope America Won World War II, however, as he was the most famous German general to consistently fight the non-Soviet Allied troops.
Never mind his insufficient evidence and overall reputation, his prediction came true in 2013 when the US government did shut down, with the most notable consequence being the shutdown of national parks.