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consequence
used in Lonesome Dove

5 uses
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Definition
a result of something (often an undesired side effect)
  • Instead, he had made the worst possible choice and left Roscoe to suffer the consequences.
    Chapters 28-29 (85% in)
  • As a consequence they got little to eat and were no longer as fat as they had been the day they arrived.
    Chapters 17-18 (63% in)
  • Lippy had got out to help push and consequently was covered in mud practically up to his lip.
    Chapters 32-33 (45% in)
  • " "Then he'll have to suffer the consequences," Dan said.
    Chapters 64-65 (50% in)
  • "The consequences of that would be that somebody would have to dig your grave," he said.
    Chapters 64-65 (51% in)

There are no more uses of "consequence" in Lonesome Dove.

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