Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adverb As a result; therefore.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • By consequence; by the connection of cause and effect or of antecedent and consequent; in consequence of something; therefore.
  • Subsequently.
  • Synonyms Wherefore, Accordingly, etc. See therefore.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb By consequence; by natural or logical sequence or connection.

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  • adverb conjunctive As a result or consequence of something.
  • adverb sequence, obsolete subsequently, following after in time or sequence.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb (sentence connectors) because of the reason given
  • adverb as a consequence

Etymologies

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consequent +‎ -ly

Examples

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  • No comment for consequently, huh? Que mala suerte!

    May 9, 2009