Pronunciation: (ri-zult'),[key] —v.i. 1. to spring, arise, or proceed as a consequence of actions, circumstances, premises, etc.; be the outcome.
2. to terminate or end in a specified manner or thing.
—n. 1. something that happens as a consequence; outcome.
2. Math.a quantity, expression, etc., obtained by calculation.
3. Often, results. a desirable or beneficial consequence, outcome, or effect: We had definite results within weeks. 4. get results, to obtain a notable or successful result or response; be effective.