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synonyms for of consequence

  • dangerous
  • deep
  • difficult
  • far-reaching
  • grievous
  • important
  • major
  • meaningful
  • severe
  • significant
  • tough
  • urgent
  • arduous
  • fateful
  • fell
  • formidable
  • grave
  • grim
  • hard
  • heavy
  • laborious
  • meaning business
  • menacing
  • momentous
  • no joke
  • no laughing matter
  • operose
  • out for blood
  • playing hard ball
  • pressing
  • smoking
  • sobering
  • strenuous
  • strictly business
  • threatening
  • ugly
  • unamusing
  • unhumorous
  • worrying

antonyms for of consequence

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  • calm
  • easy
  • facile
  • friendly
  • insignificant
  • little
  • meaningless
  • minor
  • small
  • trivial
  • unimportant
  • worthless
  • flippant
  • funny
  • happy
  • light
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How to use of consequence in a sentence

Many of us had been hit by the balls, but a bruise or a graze of the skin was the worst consequence that had ensued.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Insurrectionary movements at Rome in consequence of the pope's refusal to declare war against Austria.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
The consequence of this quarrel was that, early in 1794, he found himself accused as a ci-devant noble.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
If there is everywhere complete economic freedom, then there will ensue in consequence a régime of social justice.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
But Lessard's a overbearin' son-of-a-gun all round, and he's always breakin' out in a new place.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
The Spanish men-of-war, which were always painted white, had their colour changed to dark grey like the American ships.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The consequence was, the disappointed emissary of these double treasons, immediately accused him of his own crimes.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The rent for which the owner can lease it, emerges simply as a consequence of the existing state of wages and prices.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
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