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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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A nightmare whirlwind that will test him to his limits ensues, in this gripping page-tuner that leaves the reader in suspense to the very end.
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Otherwise, a timeout ensues and has the effect discussed above.
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When a very tired ant named DreddieLocks visits the very slimy home of three banana slugs, a very sticky situation ensues. The mischievous ant samples the absent slugs' gruel, tries out their beds, and in the process because very sticky with more and more slug stuff adhering to him with the ultra sticky nature of banana-slug slime coming up against an ant's incredible strength.
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Mayhem ensues, and according to Lohan, getting there was half the fun.
A dangerous global game of cat and mouse ensues, blurring the line between good and evil and leaving room for only one survivor.