[ in-kon-si-kwen-shuhl, in-kon- ]
/ ˌɪn kɒn sɪˈkwɛn ʃəl, ɪnˌkɒn- /
of little or no importance; insignificant; trivial.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
OTHER WORDS FROM inconsequentialin·con·se·quen·ti·al·i·ty, nounin·con·se·quen·tial·ly, adverb
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How to use inconsequential in a sentence
These hee-hee councils splendidly illustrate the inconsecutiveness and inconsequentiality of the Folk.
Such ready belief and general inconsequentiality bothered Janet.
After that, to show the inconsequentiality of life in those days, we fell to playing.
British Dictionary definitions for inconsequential
/ (ˌɪnkɒnsɪˈkwɛnʃəl, ɪnˌkɒn-) /
not following logically as a consequence
trivial or insignificant
not in a logical sequence; haphazard
Derived forms of inconsequentialinconsequentiality, inconsequentialness, inconsequence or inconsequentness, nouninconsequentially or inconsequently, adverb
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