Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
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Consequence (Page: 306)
Con"se*quence (?), n.
Shun to taste, And shun the bitter consequence. Milton.
Such fatal consequence unites us three. Milton.
Link follows link by necessary consequence. Coleridge.
It is a matter of small consequence. Shak.
A sense of your own worth and consequence. Cowper.In consequence, hence; for this cause. -- In consequence of, by reason of; as the effect of.