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ensue from (something)

To happen as a result of something else. The unrest ensued from years of economic injustice in that part of the city. An argument ensued from a comment I made that I thought was constructive criticism.
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ensue from something

to result from someone or something. What ensued from the change in policy was not anticipated at all. A very serious problem ensued from the events of the day.
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Romance ensues after they learn their respective mates are having an affair.
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Otherwise, a timeout ensues and has the effect discussed above.
Conflict ensues when both reach the yellow lake at the same time, but when one Shader gets in trouble a Tinter rushes to his aid without thinking about it, and both tribes learn the values of cooperation and sharing.
Talespin: Public Relations Disasters--Inside Stories & Lessons Learned is an anthology of true public relations gaffes--from the brouhaha that ensues when two sports mascots get into an all-to-real physical altercation on the field, to the infamous Ford vehicle/Firestone tire defects considered responsible for the loss of dozens of lives.
Hilarity ensues almost immediately, encouraged by a superlative cast of secondary characters.
When a very tired ant named DreddieLocks visits the very slimy home of three banana slugs, a very sticky situation ensues.
Think: Mayhem ensues when Alex (Teri Polo) is nominated for an Oscar in the first of a two-part episode.
Gossip ensues and as Constance opens up to Morgan, revealing the history of her secret romance, a tragedy occurs causing Morgan to wonder about the nature of fame and the recognition of talent in modern society.
Mayhem ensues, and according to Lohan, getting there was half the fun.
What ensues is a witty farce as Mickey attempts to trail the alleged victim, figure out a way to cut his own classes, and somehow infiltrate the youngster's school to observe any misdeeds.
When they engage the enemy, a rip-roaring battle ensues.
A heady whirlwind romance ensues complete with a hot, sexy affair.