Definitions for ensueɛnˈsu

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. result, ensue(verb)

    issue or terminate (in a specified way, state, etc.); end

    "result in tragedy"


  1. ensue(Verb)

    To follow (a leader, inclination etc.).

  2. ensue(Verb)

    To occur afterwards, as a result or effect.

    Take three freshmen, 6 bottles of wine, and hilarity will ensue.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ensue(verb)

    to follow; to pursue; to follow and overtake

  2. Ensue(verb)

    to follow or come afterward; to follow as a consequence or in chronological succession; to result; as, an ensuing conclusion or effect; the year ensuing was a cold one

  3. Origin: [OF. ensevre, OF. & F. ensuivre, fr. L. insequi; in + sequi to pursue. See Sue.]

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  1. seuen

  2. unsee

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