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consequently

From Wiktionary

Word parts[change]

consequent + -ly

Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA (key): /ˈkɒnsɪˌkwɛntli/
  • (US) IPA (key): /ˈkɑːnsɪˌkwɛntli/ or /ˈkɑːnsəˌkwɛntli/
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Adverb[change]

Positive
consequently

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. (formal) (sentence adverb) The word consequently is used show what happened as a result or consequence of an event.
    He did not wake up early in the morning. Consequently, he was late to work.
    The man looked at a pet shop nearby. Consequently, he remembered the dog he had left at home.

Synonyms[change]