[ kon-si-kwen-shuh l ]
/ ˌkɒn sɪˈkwɛn ʃəl /
following as an effect, result, or outcome; resultant; consequent.
following as a logical conclusion or inference; logically consistent.
of consequence or importance: a consequential man in his field.
Words nearby consequential
OTHER WORDS FROM consequential
con·se·quen·ti·al·i·ty, con·se·quen·tial·ness, nouncon·se·quen·tial·ly, adverbnon·con·se·quen·tial, adjectivenon·con·se·quen·tial·ly, adverb
non·con·se·quen·tial·ness, nounnon·con·se·quen·ti·al·i·ty, nounqua·si-con·se·quen·tial, adjectivequa·si-con·se·quen·tial·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for consequentiality
And with so much more sense of meaning, of consequentiality, instead of nothing mattering.
Lee's consequentiality had something painful about it at times.The Debtor|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
British Dictionary definitions for consequentiality
/ (ˌkɒnsɪˈkwɛnʃəl) /
important or significant
following as a consequence; resultant, esp indirectlyconsequential loss
Derived forms of consequentialconsequentiality or consequentialness, nounconsequentially, adverb
usage for consequential
Although both consequential and consequent can refer to something which happens as the result of something else, consequent is more common in this sense in modern English: the new measures were put into effect, and the consequent protest led to the dismissal of those responsible
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