Definition of 'result'
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They cut differently and leave a different end result. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Many positive results published in the literature rely on the strange nature of randomness. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We need tables for schools which measure not just exam results but how many go on to jobs. The Sun (2017)Before the lab results come back, the embryos are frozen. The Sun (2016)And so they remained determined to try to save the airplane, often with disastrous results. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As a result, the chances of overturning the election result remain remote. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The result was the book. Smithsonian Mag (2017)These assets include the residential property, bonds and equities that have soared in value as a direct result of central bank stimulus. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The results at the end of the first year were surprising. Times, Sunday Times (2006)That is why we have extended the exam results inquiry deadline. Times, Sunday Times (2010)When you go abroad you have to spend three times as long to get the same results. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The review published yesterday came about as a direct result of the coverage. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The lab results came back grading the cancer at one or two on the scale. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This book is the result of prodigious reporting in pursuit of those answers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)When religion and politics become confused the result is disastrous for both. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The result was something of a culture clash. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Two of her sons have been jailed as a result of her actions. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This results in better outcomes after a patient suffers from unstable angina or a heart attack. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But the final result is a democratic verdict. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Trading is strong and the election result is a positive. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The end result is that you drink less. Times, Sunday Times (2011)So what if we got touched up a bit if we got good exam results? Times, Sunday Times (2011)When we do that we can get a great result. The Sun (2016) Many of the results will be welcome. Times, Sunday Times (2014) The results were not good and neither was the football. The Sun (2013)Her anxiety had blinded her to the fact that his stubbornness was a direct result of hers. Christianity Today (2000)Such confidence has not been backed up by results. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The result is disastrous for all concerned. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)The result is something of a mixed grill. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They are also trying to explain how his actions were the result of his own troubled childhood. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'result'
British English: result /rɪˈzʌlt/ NOUN
A result is something that happens or exists because of something else that has happened.
The house was damaged as a result of the fire.
- American English: result
- Arabic: نَتِيجَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: resultado
- Chinese: 结果
- Croatian: rezultat
- Czech: výsledek
- Danish: resultat
- Dutch: resultaat
- European Spanish: resultado
- Finnish: tulos
- French: résultat
- German: Ergebnis
- Greek: αποτέλεσμα
- Italian: risultato
- Japanese: 結果
- Korean: 결과
- Norwegian: resultat
- Polish: wynik
- European Portuguese: resultado
- Romanian: rezultat
- Russian: результат
- Spanish: resultado
- Swedish: resultat
- Thai: ผลลัพธ์
- Turkish: sonuç
- Ukrainian: результат
- Vietnamese: kết quả
British English: result /rɪˈzʌlt/ VERB
If something results in a particular situation or event, it causes that situation or event to happen.
A good 10 hours' sleep will result in your feeling refreshed.
- American English: result
- Arabic: يَنْجُمُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: resultar
- Chinese: 导致
- Croatian: rezultirati
- Czech: mít za následek
- Danish: resultere
- Dutch: resulteren
- European Spanish: ocasionar
- Finnish: johtaa johonkin
- French: entraîner
- German: resultieren
- Greek: προκύπτω
- Italian: risultare
- Japanese: 結果として生じる
- Korean: 기인하다
- Norwegian: resultere
- Polish: wyniknąć
- European Portuguese: resultar
- Romanian: a rezulta
- Russian: проистекать
- Spanish: ocasionar
- Swedish: resultera
- Thai: เป็นผลให้
- Turkish: sonucu olmak
- Ukrainian: виникати внаслідок
- Vietnamese: dẫn đến
Definition of result from the Collins English Dictionary
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