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repercussion (re" puhr KUHSH uhn) (s) (noun), repercussions (pl)
1. An unforeseen problem that results from a particular action: The repercussions of the quarrel between the two politicians on TV were widespread and affected a lot of people for a long time.

The mayor was asked if he was aware of the repercussions which could take place if his proposal that taxes should be increased actually becomes law.

2. The rebounding of a force after an impact: The repercussion of the blast could be heard for miles.
An action or result that takes place because of some other cause.
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An unexpected negative result or action that takes place in return for some other incident that has happened. (1)