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Synonyms for repercussion
ˌri pərˈkʌʃ ən, ˌrɛp ər-reper·cus·sion

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  1. repercussionnoun

    consequence, aftereffect

  2. repercussionnoun

    A consequence or ensuing result of some action.

    You realize this little stunt of yours is going to have some pretty serious repercussions.

    aftereffect, consequence

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  1. repercussion

    recoil, reverberation, ricochet, rebound

    impact, stroke, shock, collision, contact

Princeton's WordNet

  1. repercussion, reverberationnoun

    a remote or indirect consequence of some action

    "his declaration had unforeseen repercussions"; "reverberations of the market crash were felt years later"

    recoil, reverberation, echo, replication, backlash, sound reflection, rebound

  2. recoil, repercussion, rebound, backlashnoun

    a movement back from an impact

    rebound, reverberation, kick, recoil, backlash

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  1. repercussionnoun

    reverberation, rebound

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  1. Yasmine Ramachandra:

    The bigger repercussion is (Trump) validating these other people.

  2. Dean Angelo:

    People in New York know they’re going away if they get locked up with a gun. Here, it’s happened before and I’m back out. I make bond and I’m back out, there’s really no serious repercussion and I hope that changes.

  3. Lu Shaye:

    If the Canadian government does ban Huawei from participating in the 5G network, then as for what kind of repercussion there will be, I'm not sure, but I believe there will be repercussions.

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