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  1. Consequences

    Consequences is an old parlour game in a similar vein to the Surrealist game exquisite corpse and Mad Libs. Each person takes a turn choosing a word or phrase for one of eleven questions, in this order. ⁕Adjective for man ⁕Man's name ⁕Adjective for woman ⁕Woman's name ⁕Where they met ⁕He wore ⁕She wore ⁕He said to her ⁕She said to him ⁕The consequence was… ⁕What the world said Then the story is read: Mediocre Joe met transparent Kim at the bowling alley. Joe wore a seafoam green leisure suit. Kim wore a sandwich board. Joe said to Kim “During the last storm, we had a little party in the mud.” Kim said “She wasn’t that into me.” As a consequence, the band got back together. And the world said “Somehow, I think I saw this coming.” The game is traditionally played by writing the words on paper and folding the paper to hide the previous words before passing it to the next player. Consequences can also be played in a drawing version where the first player draws the head, passes it unseen to the second player who draws the body, then on to the third player who draws the legs. The composite person or creature is then revealed to all by unfolding the paper.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'consequences' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2302

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    Rank popularity for the word 'consequences' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3652

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of consequences in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of consequences in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of consequences in a Sentence

  1. Doug Ford:

    So let me be as clear as I can, there will be consequences for these actions, and they will be severe. We've already started by going after the money funding the illegal occupation.

  2. Another Hispanic mother:

    This is completely unacceptable, there must be serious consequences. An apology from The District is not enough, this is not something that children can forget.

  3. White House spokesman Josh Earnest:

    I can tell you that there was a pretty candid exchange of views, i think we've been pretty blunt in describing the concerns that we have with China's behavior in cyberspace. We have been blunt in our assessment that that has significant consequences for our economy and for our national security.

  4. Brendan Cox:

    She feared the consequences of Europe dividing again, hated the idea of building walls, and worried about the dynamics that that could unleash.

  5. Rand Paul:

    We're gonna have to have this debate, not only in the Republican primary but in the general, as to whether or not it's a good idea, is intervention always a good idea? Or sometimes does it lead to unintended consequences?

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    either of two different animal or plant species living in close association but not interdependent
    • A. ostensive
    • B. bibulous
    • C. usurious
    • D. commensal

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