The definition of a cause is anyone or anything that brings about a result.(noun)
An example of cause is a washing machine making clothes clean.
Cause means to produce a result.(verb)
An example of cause is putting one foot in front of the other moves a person forward.
See cause in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OFr < L causa, a cause, reason, judicial process, lawsuit: infl. (in causesenses & ) by case
See cause in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin causa, reason, purpose.
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