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Definitions and meanings of "Repercussions"

What do we mean by repercussions?

A consequence or ensuing result of some action.

The act of driving back, or the state of being driven back; reflection; reverberation.

Rapid reiteration of the same sound.

The subsidence of a tumour or eruption by the action of a repellent.

In a vaginal examination, the act of imparting through the uterine wall with the finger a shock to the foetus, so that it bounds upward, and falls back again against the examining finger.

The outcome of a choice that could be good or bad. When used though it typically means the outcome is bad. Urban Dictionary

An indirect consequence of some action Urban Dictionary

Going to another area, causing trouble, and getting away with it. The area is more often in anoter county, but can be as close as another city or as far away as snother region of the country. Urban Dictionary

The Monday after a company's holiday party when details of the party's shenanigans spread throughout the office. Repercussion Monday is one of HR's busiest days with multiple closed door meetings. Urban Dictionary

Loud "boom-boom" instruments that are played in close proximity of someone to get even with him for a perceived wrongdoing. Urban Dictionary

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The word "repercussions" in example sentences

Ignoring the repercussions is the other end of the spectrum. ❋ Unknown (2008)

As for the long-term repercussions, that is a whole new story. ❋ Unknown (2009)

Any repercussions from the fire in San Cristóbal's indigenous market today? ❋ Unknown (2010)

Needless to say, the owner plans to write a terse letter to the city, but I told him to wait until after the completion because there is likely repercussions from the inspectors along the way. ❋ Unknown (2009)

Letting that heckling go without repercussions is damaging to the GOP and the nation. ❋ Unknown (2009)

That said, the repercussions from the commercial collapse will not be as great as those from the housing sector. ❋ Unknown (2010)

So the repercussions from the outcome of the game will be felt for a long time in two great American cities. ❋ Gov. Edward G. Rendell (2010)

Much of what you need to deal with cancer and its repercussions is right there, down in your core. ❋ Nancy F. Koehn (2010)

Those who were behind the Qué Te Pasa Clarín? site opened a new blog called Guotpasshornet [es] that has been collecting the repercussions from the case, as well as links to other sites that have been writing about the topic. ❋ Unknown (2009)

Any significant biological attack on Israel would greatly impact many Palestinians and the surrounding Arab nations in numerous ways, one being the immediate repercussions from the weapons themselves, two being the all-out total war response from nuclear Israel itself. ❋ Unknown (2009)

What were the long-term repercussions of GE's criminal behavior in the nineties? ❋ RJ (2011)

Sadly, repercussions from the economic crisis seems to be occupying most of the available gray matter if not the time, of those who best know how and would dare to use it to incite protections of our right to privacy so cherished by Americans. ❋ Unknown (2009)

Jerry: Jim [faced] the repercussions of [taco Tuesday] on the next [Wednesday]. ❋ Sir Fucker Of Buttland (2019)

It was [harsh] but he had to [bear] the [repercussions] ❋ Sly (2005)

[dynamite] and [ashlie] were from new york, but they both ended up in alabama for the summer, so they decided to do a little "[destruction without repercussion]". ❋ Dynamite95 (2009)

Did you see Jim and the new [intern] at the [holiday party]? They were so wasted they probably won't even know what to expect when HR calls them in for a meeting on [Repercussion Monday]. ❋ Chukarhunter (2017)

It wouldn't be much use to try to vengefully annoy [the natives] [in the jungle] with repercussion drums, since they are totally used to said deafening [cadence] in their frequent communications with each other over long distances. ❋ QuacksO (2019)

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