Definition of the upshot noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    the upshot

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈʌpʃɑt//
     
    [singular]
     
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  1. 1the final result of a series of events synonym outcome
  2. 2 The upshot of it all was that he left college and got a job.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: the upshot