How to use Upshot in a sentence

upshot
  • The upshot is a psychological account of what from one aspect is evidence, from the other, belief.

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  • Their upshot, however, had lost its essential importance; for a fresh series of investigations based on a variety of principles had already been started.

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  • The upshot was Hitler's dramatic meeting with Admiral Horthy, the Hungarian regent, on March 18.

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  • So up into the harmless air Their bullets they did send; And may all other duels have That upshot in the end!

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  • The practical upshot of this is the first chart of the new chart year is issued on the fourth Thursday of November.

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  • In the evolution of these laws Dr Cornay had most laudably studied, as his observations prove, a vast number of different types, and the upshot of his whole labours, though not very clearly stated, was such as to wholly subvert the classification at that time generally adopted by French ornithologists.

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  • The upshot was that Hegel arrived at Jena in January 1801.

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  • The upshot is what is called Scholasticism.

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  • The upshot was the triumph of the Counter-Reformation, and the establishment of its principle, absolutism, as the basis of French government.

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  • The upshot of these conditions was, that the empire never again undertook an important enterprise, but neglected more and more its great civilizing mission.

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  • For the upshot of this adventure see the article ST Bartholomew, Massacre Of.

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  • As the upshot, the Historia coelestis, embodying the first Greenwich star-catalogue, together with the mural arc observations made 1689-1705, was issued under Edmund Halley's editorship in 1712.

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  • The Cortes met at last on the i4th of June, and the upshot justified Villaverdes reluctance to meet it.

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  • The upshot proved the diplomatic value of Nicholas's apparent sincerity of purpose and charm of manner; the " Iron Duke" was to the " Iron Tsar" as soft iron to steel; Great Britain, without efficient guarantees for the future, stood committed to the policy which ended in the destruction of the Ottoman sea-power at Navarino and the march of the Russians on Constantinople.

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  • If that is so, there is a certain upshot.

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  • The main upshot of the conference contributions was the seminal and pervasive role of Platonism in early modern philosophy.

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  • Various proposals were made but the eventual upshot was that production of Crane houses ceased when it reached 500.

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  • He offers some highly illuminating views, but the final upshot of his discussion is simply that it is good to be alive.

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  • A major upshot is that I am actually satisfied.

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  • It is not difficult to imagine the storms aroused by this indiscreet proposal; and had not the majority of the Frenchmen assembled at Constance had the sagacity to ref use to uphold the cardinal of Cambrai on this point, the upshot would have been a premature dissolution of the council.

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  • Thus the Spartan power of offence was crippled; and the upshot of the long-protracted war was that Sparta ruefully returned to the Persian alliance, and by the Peace of Antalcidas, concluded with the king in 387 B.C., not only renounced all claims to the Asiatic possessions, but officially proclaimed the Persian suzerainty over Greece.

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  • What was the upshot of this week-long meeting in Morocco?

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  • The upshot of this discussion is that Vermes has amassed dubious evidence for the interpretation of this Qumran text.

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  • The upshot of these changes is a deeper bass response with improved control.

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  • That in itself is a satisfaction -- leaving aside the upshot of the exercise in terms of legislation or starting a war or whatever.

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  • The upshot of this style of teaching is that it leaves people unsure when they have experiences ouside of the doctrines as taught.

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  • The upshot of the matter was (and this is what I like to emphasize) that after some twenty-four months of balking.

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  • So up into the harmless air Their bullets they did send; And may all other duels have That upshot in the end !

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  • The upshot of this is that not only will you be able to figure out which breeds are behind your pet, you may even be able to find out which diseases your dog is most likely to develop.

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  • But meantime the mobile enemy, whose original flank had been turned, had gathered at the new centre of gravity, and the upshot of several days' fighting was the retreat of the British.

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  • This, there is reason to believe, was the upshot of a prehistoric reform.

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  • His analytical skill enabled him to demonstrate the inaccuracy of the researches by which Berthollet attempted to support the opposite view, and to show among other things that some of the compounds which Berthollet treated as oxides were in reality hydrates containing chemically combined water, and the upshot was that by 1808 he had fully vindicated his position.

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  • The upshot of his oratory was the summoning of a rokosz, or national insurrection, to Sandomir, which was speedily joined by the majority of the szlachta all over the country, who openly proclaimed their intention of dethroning the king and chastising the senate, and sent Stadnicki to Transylvania to obtain the armed assistance of Stephen Bocskay.

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  • He employed in his discussion the radial velocities of 280 stars, spectroscopically determined; and the upshot signally exemplified the community of interests between the rising science of astrophysics and the ancient science of astrometry.

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