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upshot
used in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Butler)

2 uses
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Definition
the result of some preceding events
  • I will myself go out against this man, but the upshot of the fight will be from on high in the hands of the immortal gods.
    Book 7 (21% in)
  • Fighting is a thing of which men soon surfeit, and when Jove, who is war's steward, weighs the upshot, it may well prove that the straw which our sickles have reaped is far heavier than the grain.
    Book 19 (51% in)

There are no more uses of "upshot" in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Butler).

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