sequence


sequence

noun

Definition of SEQUENCE

1
a condition or occurrence traceable to a cause <the attempt to help was a natural sequence to her charitable nature>
2
a series of things linked together <a sequence of events that no one predicted>
Related Words chain reaction; belt, circle, cycle, vicious circle (also vicious cycle); continuum, gamut, gauntlet (also gantlet), scale, spectrum; flow, river, stream; file, line, queue, range, row, succession
3
the way objects in space or events in time are arranged or follow one another <police are trying to reconstruct the sequence of events>

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