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consequent

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of consequent

  1. 1 according to the rules of logic <the conclusion that you have reached is neither consequent nor plausible> Synonyms analytic (or analytical), coherent, logical, good, rational, reasonable, sensible, sound, valid, well-founded, well-groundedRelated Words a posteriori, a priori, syllogistic; cognitive, empirical (also empiric); defendable, defensible, justifiable, maintainable, supportable, sustainable, tenableNear Antonyms casuistic (or casuistical), eristic (also eristical), fallacious, misleading, sophistic (or sophistical), specious; unarticulated; unscientific; absurd, cockeyed, crazy, daffy, fatuous, half-baked, half-witted, harebrained, insane, loony (also looney), mad, nonsensical, nutty, preposterous, simpleminded, stupid, weak-minded, witless; senseless, thoughtless; uncompelling, unconvincingAntonyms illegitimate, illogical, incoherent, inconsequent, inconsequential, invalid, irrational, unreasonable, unsound, weak

  2. 2 coming as a result <her new job and consequent relocation added to the stress> Synonyms attendant, resultant, consequential, due (to)Related Words accompanying, coincident, concomitantNear Antonyms causal





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