result - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
verb [intransitive] 

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/rɪˈzʌlt/
present tense
I/you/we/theyresult
he/she/itresults
present participleresulting
past tenseresulted
past participleresulted
  1. to be caused directly by something that has happened previously

    Check that the bolts are secured, or an accident could result.

    result from:

    The arrests resulted from an anonymous telephone call.

phrasal verbs