result

  • 1 Result — Single par Nami Tamaki extrait de l’album Speciality Face A Result Face B Making the pride Sortie 3 mai 2006 …

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  • 2 result — I noun aftermath, conclusion, consequence, consequentia, decision, denouement, determination, development, effect, end, eventuality, exitus, finding, fructus, fruit, fruition, harvest, judgment, outcome, outgrowth, output, product, resolution,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Result — Re*sult , n. 1. A flying back; resilience. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Sound is produced between the string and the air by the return or the result of the string. Bacon. [1913 Webster] 2. That which results; the conclusion or end to which any course or …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 result — ► NOUN 1) a consequence, effect, or outcome. 2) an item of information or a quantity or formula obtained by experiment or calculation. 3) a final score, mark, or placing in a sporting event or examination. 4) a satisfactory or favourable outcome …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 Result — Re*sult , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Resulted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Resulting}.] [F. r[ e]sulter, fr. L. resultare, resultarum, to spring or leap back, v. intens. fr. resilire. See {Resile}.] 1. To leap back; to rebound. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The huge… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 result — UK US /rɪˈzʌlt/ noun [C] ● results Cf. results ● as a result of sth Cf. as a result of sth …

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  • 7 result — • They tried hard to get a result but rain stopped play and the game ended in a draw television news broadcast, 1993. The use of the noun to mean not just an outcome but a favourable outcome, familiar now in the language of sports commentators,… …

    Modern English usage

  • 8 result — [n] effect brought about by something aftereffect, aftermath, arrangement, backwash*, by product, close, completion, conclusion, consequence, consummation, corollary, creature, crop, decision, denouement, determination, development, emanation,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 result — consequence, *effect, upshot, aftereffect, aftermath, sequel, issue, outcome, event Analogous words: concluding or conclusion, ending or end, closing or close, termination (see corresponding verbs at CLOSE): *product, production Contrasted words …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 10 result — [ri zult′] vi. [ME resulten < ML resultare < L, to spring back, rebound, freq. of resilire, to leap back: see RESILE] 1. to happen or issue as a consequence or effect: often with from [floods resulting from heavy rains] 2. to end as a… …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 result — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 outcome/effect ADJECTIVE ▪ beneficial, encouraging, favourable/favorable, good, positive ▪ the beneficial results of the reforms to the economy ▪ For best …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 12 result — re|sult1 W1S1 [rıˈzʌlt] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(happening because of something)¦ 2¦(sports/elections)¦ 3¦(scientific tests)¦ 4¦(examinations)¦ 5¦(success)¦ 6¦(business)¦ 7 get a result ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(HAPPENING BECAUSE OF SOMETHING)¦ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 result */*/*/ — I UK [rɪˈzʌlt] / US noun Word forms result : singular result plural results 1) [countable/uncountable] something that is caused directly by something else that has happened previously result of: He said the incident was the result of a… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 result — re|sult1 [ rı zʌlt ] noun *** ▸ 1 something caused by something else ▸ 2 score/name of winner ▸ 3 information obtained ▸ 4 success from actions ▸ 5 financial document ▸ 6 grade on examination 1. ) count or uncount something that is caused… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 result — 1 /rI zVlt/ noun 1 HAPPENING BECAUSE OF STH (C, U) something that happens or exists because of something that happened before (+ of): One result of the cold weather has been a sharp increase in our heating bill. | Ken s illness is the result of… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 Result — A result is the final consequence of a sequence of actions or events (broadly incidents and accidents) expressed qualitatively or quantitatively, being a loss, injury, disadvantage, advantage, gain, victory or simply a value. There may be a range …

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  • 17 result — I n. 1) to achieve, produce results 2) to evaluate, measure; tabulate results 3) to negate, nullify, undo a result 4) a direct; final; lasting; logical; negative; net; positive; striking; surprising result 5) overall; surefire results II v. 1)… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 18 result — [[t]rɪzʌ̱lt[/t]] ♦ results, resulting, resulted 1) N COUNT: oft as a N A result is something that happens or exists because of something else that has happened. Compensation is available for people who have developed asthma as a direct result of… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 result*/*/*/ — [rɪˈzʌlt] noun I 1) [C/U] something that is caused directly by something else He said the argument was the result of a misunderstanding.[/ex] York Road will be closed and delays are likely as a result.[/ex] Colby died as the result of a heart… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 20 result — 01. She has been quite nervous lately, waiting for the test [results]. 02. According to the Buddha, all that we are is the [result] of what we have thought. 03. The greenhouse effect causes our atmosphere to retain more of the heat from the sun… …

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