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  1. falloutnoun

    A negative side effect; an undesirable or unexpected consequence.

    Psychological fallout in the shadow of terrorism, title of an article by Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D. in .


Princeton's WordNet

  1. fallout, radioactive dustnoun

    the radioactive particles that settle to the ground after a nuclear explosion

    side effect, radioactive dust

  2. side effect, falloutnoun

    any adverse and unwanted secondary effect

    "a strategy to contain the fallout from the accounting scandal"

    radioactive dust, side effect

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  1. List of paraphrases for "fallout":

    fall-out, spin-offs, impact, rainfall, spillovers

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  1. Veteran China expert Mike Chinoy:

    This is really the first time that we've seen in such an over flagrant way -- irrespective of the international fallout -- that the Chinese government and security services have been going around and literally just taking people from other countries and spiriting them back to China.

  2. Holly Perkins:

    The fallout is strong carbohydrate cravings, lackluster results (if any results at all), quick burnout, and a drastically increased risk for injury.

  3. Eric Freeman:

    There has been an amazing fallout, i have never seen anything like it.

  4. Christopher Dembik:

    It will be smaller than the fallout from Brexit on the French economy.

  5. David Madden:

    Equity markets are moving higher as the dust settles from the political fallout between Russia and Turkey, traders are viewing no reaction from Russia as good news, but many dealers are still keeping an eye on the Kremlin.

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