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- following as a result
- having significant consequences; of importance
- something which is important or significant
- someone who is self-important
1919, Lord Frederic Hamilton, The Vanished Pomps of Yesterday, page 69:
- He was a very short, fat little man, with immensely long grey side-whiskers, and a most consequential manner.
following as a result