As a result, therefore, as in She was away for years and in consequence has few friends here. The prepositional phrase in consequence of means “as a result of,” as in In consequence of this finding, there is sure to be further investigation. [Late 1600s]
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Example sentences from the Web for in consequence
Elahi cited the “culture of impunity, culture of inconsequence,” that makes such attacks so common.Stealing Beauty: The Devastating Impact of Acid Violence|Jesse Ellison|March 11, 2011|DAILY BEAST
And to say, "Because of the false brethren Titus was not compelled to be circumcised," is simply an inconsequence.The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Galatians|G. G. Findlay
God never jests with us, and will not compromise the end of nature, by permitting any inconsequence in its procession.Nature|Ralph Waldo Emerson
Small minds quarrel and quibble over points of inconsequence, while giants stride over them with serene non-recognition.Makers and Romance of Alabama History|B. F. Riley