in consequence of

variants: or

as a consequence of

Definition of in consequence of


  1. :  as a result of (something specified) She lost a lot of money in consequence of some risky investments. Hundreds of people became sick as a consequence of the poor sanitary conditions.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a conclusion derived through logic :  inference

    :  something produced by a cause or necessarily following from a set of conditions

    :  importance with respect to power to produce an effect

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holding stubbornly to a belief or view

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