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consequence
used in The Awakening

2 meanings, 3 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
a direct consequence of
Definition
a result of something (often an undesired side effect)
  • And Nature takes no account of moral consequences, of arbitrary conditions which we create, and which we feel obliged to maintain at any cost.
    Chapter 38 (37% in)
  • She answered her husband with friendly evasiveness,—not with any fixed design to mislead him, only because all sense of reality had gone out of her life; she had abandoned herself to Fate, and awaited the consequences with indifference.
    Chapter 35 (59% in)

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2  —1 use as in:
of little consequence
Definition
importance or relevance
  • Nothing else in the world is of any consequence.
    Chapter 36 (95% in)

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