one after the other
"back-to-back home runs"
consecutive, sequent, sequential, serial, successive(adj)
in regular succession without gaps
successive (without a break)
"sick for five straight days"
in a consecutive manner
"we numbered the papers consecutively"
following, in succession, without interruption
Having some logical sequence
following in a train; succeeding one another in a regular order; successive; uninterrupted in course or succession; with no interval or break; as, fifty consecutive years
following as a consequence or result; actually or logically dependent; consequential; succeeding
having similarity of sequence; -- said of certain parallel progressions of two parts in a piece of harmony; as, consecutive fifths, or consecutive octaves, which are forbidden
Origin: [Cf. F. conscutif. See Consequent.]
The numerical value of consecutive in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of consecutive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Life is a wave, which in no two consecutive moments of its existence is composed of the same particles.
It is common error to infer that things which are consecutive in order of time have necessarily the relation of cause and effect.
I don't count the number of consecutive wins we have because the important thing is that we played a good game most of the way and scored some easy points.
After consecutive sessions of rises, fluctuations are very natural, the market is hot, but not yet too crazy. This is a big bull market and we're just mid-way.
Any country that experiences two consecutive large bombings has a problem. It's not supposed to happen, so there clearly is a new network that the intelligence services are not completely in control of.
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- على التواليArabic
- пореден, последователенBulgarian
- consecutiuCatalan, Valencian
- sekventiel, fortløbendeDanish
- aufeinander folgend, konsekutiv, fortlaufendGerman
- perättäinen, peräkkäinenFinnish
- leanmhainneachScottish Gaelic
- sorozatos, egymás utániHungarian
- հետևողական, հաջորդականArmenian
- achtereenvolgend, opeenvolgend, sequentieelDutch
- consecutivo, consequentePortuguese
- consecutiv, succesivRomanian
- последовательный, упорядоченный, логичный, консекутивныйRussian
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