English noun: upshot
|1.||upshot (phenomenon) a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon|
|Samples||The magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise.|
His decision had depressing consequences for business.
He acted very wise after the event.
|Synonyms||consequence, effect, event, issue, outcome, result|
|Narrower (hyponym)||aftereffect, aftermath, backwash, bandwagon effect, branch, brisance, butterfly effect, by-product, byproduct, change, coattails effect, Coriolis effect, dent, domino effect, fallout, harvest, impact, influence, knock-on effect, materialisation, materialization, offset, offshoot, offspring, outgrowth, placebo effect, position effect, product, repercussion, response, reverberation, side effect, spillover, wake, wallop|