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consequently

adverb con·se·quent·ly \ˈkän(t)-sə-ˌkwent-lē, -si-kwənt-\

Definition of CONSEQUENTLY

:  as a result :  in view of the foregoing :  accordingly
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Examples of CONSEQUENTLY

  1. <taxes were lowered, and consequently complaints were fewer>

First Known Use of CONSEQUENTLY

15th century

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CONSEQUENTLY Defined for Kids

consequently

adverb con·se·quent·ly \ˈkän-sə-ˌkwent-lē\

Definition of CONSEQUENTLY for Kids

:  as a result <She missed the bus and consequently was late.>

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