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ˈkɒn sɪˌkwɛnt li, -kwənt-con·se·quent·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. consequently, accordinglyadverb

    (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, thereforeadverb

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. consequentlyadverb

    As a result or consequence of something.

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

  2. consequentlyadverb

    subsequently, following after in time or sequence.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Consequentlyadverb

    Etymology: from consequent.

    In the most perfect poem a perfect idea was required, and consequently all poets ought rather to imitate it. John Dryden, Dufresn.

    The place of the several sorts of terrestrial matter, sustained in the fluid, being contingent and uncertain, their intermixtures with each other are consequently so. John Woodward.

    There is consequently, upon this distinguishing principle, an inward satisfaction or dissatisfaction in the heart of every man, after good or evil. Robert South, Sermons.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Consequentlyadverb

    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

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of consequently in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of consequently in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of consequently in a Sentence

  1. Laurie Steelsmith:

    They help support blood vessels and circulation for both men and women, this means better circulation to sexual organs and, consequently, better orgasms.

  2. Angela Rasmussen:

    Your body has basically a fire alarm system that's a sprinkler system all at the same time... [ This ] is the first line of defense against different viral infections. When that system is delayed at triggering the alarm, and then consequently triggering the defenses, people tend to have worse outcomes and more severe disease, we're still learning about what makes that delay happen. But that does seem to be one of the major driving factors in how sick people will ultimately get.

  3. Émile Durkheim:

    Each victim of suicide gives his act a personal stamp which expresses his temperament, the special conditions in which he is involved, and which, consequently, cannot be explained by the social and general causes of the phenomenon.

  4. Berit Tvete:

    The annual amount of funds has decreased along with the progress of projects under the REDD+ portfolio as most of them have been completed, and consequently the annual spending is less than at the start of the partnership.

  5. Malaysia Airlines:

    There's a limitation of what medical doctors can detect and consequently report, it needs to be the community where people know each other.

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