result in - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyresult in
he/she/itresults in
present participleresulting in
past tenseresulted in
past participleresulted in
  1. result in something to cause something, or to produce something

    The crash resulted in the deaths of 14 passengers.

See also main entry: result