Upshot

Definition of Upshot

Up´shot`
n.1.Final issue; conclusion; the sum and substance; the end; the result; the consummation.
I can not pursue with any safety this sport to the upshot.
- Shak.
We account it frailty that threescore years and ten make the upshot of man's pleasurable existence.
- De Quincey.

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