Definitions for subsequentˈsʌb sɪ kwənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sub•se•quentˈsʌb sɪ kwənt(adj.)

  1. occurring or coming later or after (often fol. by to):

    Subsequent to their marriage, they moved to the city.

  2. following in order or succession; succeeding.

Origin of subsequent:

1425–75; < L subsequent-,subsequēns, prp. of subsequī to follow behind =sub-sub - +sequī to follow; see -ent

sub′se•quent•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. subsequent(adj)

    following in time or order

    "subsequent developments"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. subsequent(adjective)ˈsʌb sɪ kwənt

    ≠ previous

    the trial and the subsequent verdict

Wiktionary

  1. subsequent(Adjective)

    Following in time; coming or being after something else at any time, indefinitely.

    Growth was dampened by a softening of the global economy in 2001, but picked up in the subsequent years due to strong growth in China.

  2. subsequent(Adjective)

    Following in order of place; succeeding.

  3. Origin: subsequens, -entis, present participle of subsequi to follow, succeed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Subsequent(adj)

    following in time; coming or being after something else at any time, indefinitely; as, subsequent events; subsequent ages or years; a period long subsequent to the foundation of Rome

  2. Subsequent(adj)

    following in order of place; succeeding; as, a subsequent clause in a treaty

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'subsequent' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2311

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'subsequent' in Adjectives Frequency: #316


Translations for subsequent

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

subsequent(adjective)

following or coming after

His misbehaviour and subsequent dismissal from the firm were reported in the newspaper.

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