Word for Legal Consequences

Word for Legal Consequences

The words meaning and consequence are synonymous, but differ in nuance. In particular, meaning implies a trait or character that should mark something as important, but is not obvious and may or may not be recognized. The words weight and consequence can be used in similar contexts, but weight implies a judgment on the immediate relative meaning of something. Although the words importance and coherence have much in common, importance involves a value judgment about the higher value or influence of something or someone. Nglish: Translation of consequences for Spanish speakers Some common synonyms of consequence are importance, timing, meaning and weight. While all of these words mean “a quality or aspect of great value or importance,” consistency usually implies meaning because of the likely or potential impact. Although in some cases almost identical to the consequence, the moment implies a visible or obvious consequence.