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Definitions of consequence:
  • noun:   having important effects or influence
    Example: "Decisions of great consequence are made by the president himself"
  • noun:   the outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual
    Example: "That result is of no consequence"
  • noun:   a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
    Example: "His decision had depressing consequences for business"

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