outcome


outcome
I noun achievement, aftereffect, aftermath, answer, attainment, close, completion, consequence, consummation, creation, culmination, decision, denouement, development, effect, end, end product, ending, eventuality, eventuation, finding, finish, fruit, fruition, fulfillment, issue, judgment, offspring, outgrowth, product, production, realization, resolution, result, resultant, sequence, sequent, settlement, solution, upshot, yield associated concepts: outcome-determinative test II index amount (result), answer (solution), cessation (termination), choice (decision), conclusion (outcome), consequence (conclusion), corollary, denouement, development (outgrowth), effect, end (termination), finding, holding (ruling of a court), issuance, output, product, result

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


outcome
n.
A result.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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