Meaning : A phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon.
The magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise.
His decision had depressing consequences for business.
He acted very wise after the event.
Meaning : The semantic role of the noun phrase whose referent exists only by virtue of the activity denoted by the verb in the clause.
Synonyms : resultant role
Meaning : Issue or terminate (in a specified way, state, etc.). End.
Result in tragedy.
Synonyms : ensue
Meaning : Come about or follow as a consequence.
Nothing will result from this meeting.