Definitions for Consequentlyˈkɒn sɪˌkwɛnt li, -kwənt-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

con•se•quent•lyˈkɒn sɪˌkwɛnt li, -kwənt-(adv.)

  1. as a result, effect, or outcome; therefore.

Origin of consequently:

1375–1425

Princeton's WordNet

  1. consequently, accordingly(adverb)

    (sentence connectors) because of the reason given

    "consequently, he didn't do it"; "continued to have severe headaches and accordingly returned to the doctor"

  2. consequently, therefore(adverb)

    as a consequence

    "he had good reason to be grateful for the opportunities which they had made available to him and which consequently led to the good position he now held"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. consequently(adverb)ˈkɒn sɪˌkwɛnt li, -kwənt-

    as a result

    She was late again, and consequently lost her job.

Wiktionary

  1. consequently(Adverb)

    As a result or consequence of something.

    He didn't wake up early. Consequently, he was late to work.

  2. consequently(Adverb)

    subsequently, following after in time or sequence.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Consequently(adverb)

    by consequence; by natural or logical sequence or connection

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Consequently' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3777

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Consequently' in Adverbs Frequency: #266


Translations for Consequently

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

consequently(adverb)

therefore

She didn't explain it clearly; – consequently, he didn't understand.

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