- the second term of a ratio.
- the second of two vectors in a dyad.
Origin of consequent
OTHER WORDS FROM consequentnon·con·se·quent, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH consequentconsequent , subsequent
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How to use consequent in a sentence
Then there is the grand premiere and the consequent climb to the top of the Twitterverse.BusyBodyism: The Internet Brew of Whiteness and Class|Eugene Robinson|September 26, 2020|Ozy
He explains the late departure of the ships for Nueva España, and the consequent mortality reported on one of them.
This is a very dark frame of mind, consequent on overwork and the conclusion of the excruciating Ebb Tide.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
I suffered so much from the consequent relaxation, that I never repeated the occasion.
For the first time the three seemed to be made aware of the approach of the Federals, and to show consequent alarm and haste.
No cause acts without a consequent effect; an effect is a sure sign of a preceding cause.English: Composition and Literature|W. F. (William Franklin) Webster