sub·​se·​quent·​ly ˈsəb-si-ˌkwent-lē How to pronounce subsequently (audio)
: at a later or subsequent time
comments that were subsequently shown to be inaccurate
By denying him a hearing beforehand, a jury subsequently ruled, prison officials had violated his right to due process.David Margol
If we go back in history, we come to artists who in their time were as fashionable and acclaimed as Warhol was in his time but who subsequently went through periods of total oblivion.Andre Emmerich

Examples of subsequently in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The hospital executive also subsequently heard that Epic was willing to offer the product and supporting services at no cost. Seth Joseph, Forbes, 26 Feb. 2024 Lopez subsequently decides to bankroll the project herself — an endeavor which Affleck observes is historically risky in Hollywood. Todd Gilchrist, Variety, 26 Feb. 2024 Perry subsequently shared her awed reaction to the concert on her Instagram Stories. Hanna Lustig, Glamour, 23 Feb. 2024 His parents subsequently ran him to a BSO car, and deputies took him to the hospital, according to King. David Goodhue, Miami Herald, 21 Feb. 2024 Mays was allegedly the first person to fire a gun in the crowd, before he was subsequently shot and taken to an area hospital. Andrea Klick, Kansas City Star, 21 Feb. 2024 Boeing 737 Max airplanes were subsequently grounded worldwide from March 2019 to November 2020. Marlene Lenthang, NBC News, 21 Feb. 2024 He was subsequently convicted and spent 16 months in prison. Sydney Bucksbaum,, 19 Feb. 2024 If Iran went nuclear, Saudi Arabia would almost certainly do so, too, perhaps first through a stopgap sharing agreement with Pakistan and subsequently by developing a domestic production capability. Andrew S. Erickson, Foreign Affairs, 16 Feb. 2024 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1537, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of subsequently was in 1537

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“Subsequently.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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