What does upshot mean?

Definitions for upshotˈʌpˌʃɒt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word upshot.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. consequence, effect, outcome, result, event, issue, upshot(noun)

    a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon

    "the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise"; "his decision had depressing consequences for business"; "he acted very wise after the event"


  1. upshot(Noun)

    A concise summary.

    I'm not interested in hearing all the details. Just give me the upshot.

  2. upshot(Noun)

    The final result, or outcome of something.

    The upshot was that they had to get married.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Upshot(noun)

    final issue; conclusion; the sum and substance; the end; the result; the consummation

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Upshot

    up′shot, n. final issue: end.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upshot in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upshot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Thomas Arnold:

    The recent coverage of AI as a single, unified power is a predictable upshot of a self-aggrandizing Silicon Valley culture that believes it can summon a Godhead.

  2. Mary Johnson:

    The lower the benefit the lower the Medicare Part B premium people were paying in 2017 and the more they need to reach $134, the upshot is Part B will take their entire COLA.

  3. James Rybicki:

    They found a lot of new emails right ? So it’s kind of when people say we did n’t find anything, that’s not accurate, we did find new stuff. But nothing that would change our view of the original conclusion in July. That’s the upshot.

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