net result

This page is about the collocation net result

collocation pattern: adjective + noun


the final or overall effect or result of something

For example

  • The net result of burning fossil fuels has been an increase in global temperatures.

  • Nobody knows what the net result of the government's new policy will be yet.

A similar collocation is "net effect"

Quick Quiz

The net result of a healthy diet is

a. eating healthy food

b. eating unhealthy food

c. better long-term health

Contributor: Matt Errey