a story that unfolds nonsequentially through a series of vignettes that jump back and forth in time
Examples of nonsequential in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe cinematic version—a bag of nonsequential bills dropped off in a public park or handed to a passing courier—is too risky.
Jacob Silverman, The New Republic, 2 June 2021 As the days, weeks, and months of isolation and uncertainty dragged on, Shaughn and John worked on pages in nonsequential order to break down the passage of time that seemed to be never-ending.
Alex Scimecca, Fortune, 10 Mar. 2021 There are also many variables the administrator can set for user PIN requirements (number of characters, special characters, non-repeating, nonsequential, etc.).
Dallas News, 4 July 2019
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