adverb see sequacious

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  • sequaciously — adverb a) by a logically developed argument. Halleluja! bleated the crowd sequaciously. b) with blind acceptance …   Wiktionary

  • sequaciously — See sequacious. * * * …   Universalium

  • sequaciously — sequāˈciously adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑sequacious …   Useful english dictionary

  • sequacious — sequaciously, adv. sequacity /si kwas i tee/, sequaciousness, n. /si kway sheuhs/, adj. 1. following with smooth or logical regularity. 2. Archaic. following, imitating, or serving another person, esp. unreasoningly. [1630 40; < L sequaci (s. of… …   Universalium

  • sequacious — adjective Etymology: Latin sequac , sequax inclined to follow, from sequi Date: 1643 1. archaic subservient, tractable 2. intellectually servile • sequaciously adverb • sequacity noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sequacity — See sequaciously. * * * …   Universalium

  • sequacious — [sɪ kweɪʃəs] adjective rare lacking independence or originality of thought. Derivatives sequaciously adverb sequacity sɪ kwasɪti noun Origin C17: from L. sequax, sequac following (from sequi follow ) + ious …   English new terms dictionary

  • sequacious — /səˈkweɪʃəs/ (say suh kwayshuhs) adjective 1. Obsolete following another person, especially unreasoningly. 2. Rare following with smooth regularity, as musical notes, thoughts, etc. {Latin sequācitas facility in following + ous} –sequaciously,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • sequacious — [si kwā′shəs] adj. [L sequax < sequi, to follow (see SEQUENT) + OUS] easily influenced or led; servile; compliant sequaciously adv. sequacity [sikwas′ə tē] n …   English World dictionary

  • sequacious — adj. 1 (of reasoning or a reasoner) not inconsequent, coherent. 2 archaic inclined to follow, lacking independence or originality, servile. Derivatives: sequaciously adv. sequacity n. Etymology: L sequax f. sequi follow …   Useful english dictionary

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