consequently
adverb Date: 15th century as a result ; in view of the foregoing ; accordingly

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Consequently — Con se*quent*ly, adv. By consequence; by natural or logical sequence or connection. Syn: See {Accordingly}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • consequently — I adverb accordingly, as a consequence, as a matter of course, as a result, as matters stand, as the case may be, because, by reason of, by the same sign, by the same token, ergo, finally, for reasons given, for that cause, for that reason, for… …   Law dictionary

  • consequently — *therefore, hence, then, accordingly, so …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • consequently — [kän′si kwent΄lē, kän′sikwəntlē] adv. [ME] as a result; by logical inference; therefore …   English World dictionary

  • consequently — [[t]kɒ̱nsɪkwentli[/t]] ADV: ADV with cl Consequently means as a result. [FORMAL] Grandfather Dingsdale had sustained a broken back while working in the mines. Consequently, he spent the rest of his life in a wheelchair... Relations between the… …   English dictionary

  • consequently — con|se|quent|ly W3 [ˈkɔnsıkwəntli US ˈka:nsı kwentli] adv [sentence adverb] as a result ▪ Most computer users have never received any formal keyboard training. Consequently, their keyboard skills are inefficient. ▪ The molecules are absorbed into …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • consequently — adverb (sentence adverb) as a result: We talked until the early hours, and consequently I overslept. | The bank refused to give the company more time. Consequently, it went bankrupt. see thus …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • consequently — /kon si kwent lee, kweuhnt /, adv. as a result, effect, or outcome; therefore: There has been a great deal of rain and consequently the reservoirs are full. [1375 1425; late ME; see CONSEQUENT, LY] Syn. See therefore. * * * …   Universalium

  • consequently — adverb /ˈkɒnsɪˌkwɛntli,ˈkɑːnsɪˌkwɛntli,ˈkɑːnsəˌkwɛntli/ As a result or consequence of something. He didnt wake up early. Consequently, he was late to work. See Also: consequence, consequent, consequential, consequentiality, consequentially …   Wiktionary

  • consequently — con|se|quent|ly [ kansəkwəntli ] adverb ** as a result: They ve increased the number of staff and consequently the service is better …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • consequently — adverb the doctor has had two emergencies this morning and consequently is running behind schedule Syn: as a result, as a consequence, so, thus, therefore, ergo, accordingly, hence, for this/that reason, because of this/that, on this/that… …   Thesaurus of popular words

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