Definition of 'consequently'
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They have consequently become a place of pilgrimage for modern biologists. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)They consequently become cautious and inclined to cling to the familiar. MAKING HAPPY PEOPLE (2005)Consequently many penalties are cleared just before the finish. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But the real stupidity is that the money industry consequently does much less business with the public than it should. Times, Sunday Times (2007)National bodies have too big a say in the production of players and consequently much of tennis has become too stereotypical. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Consequently, we become more resistant to change. Christianity Today (2000)Consequently, this makes mass medication an illegal act that should be tested in the courts. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Consequently, in many households mirrors were not hung in the nursery. A Miscellany of Mother's Wisdom (1994)In the coming winter their precious animals may die of starvation, and consequently many have turned to crime. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In this there would be no realistic victor, and conventional forces would consequently play very much a secondary role. Warfare in the Twentieth Century (1988)You are less capable of solving the problem and consequently you feel less and less competent and more and more under pressure to perform well. POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)If you take drugs to improve your performance, you must be a lot more subtle and the advantage you gain is consequently much smaller. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In addition to great charm he was blessed with good looks and, consequently, had many female admirers. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We got in about one o'clock and consequently feel more than a little jaded now, especially after the perfectly beastly day. Sand In My Shoes: Wartime Diaries of a WAAF (2006)With world class sport, we are given the privilege to witness the awe and wonder the athletes undoubtedly feel, and consequently display. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Consequently, I feel that my money has been stolen. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I feel like I have a guilty secret and consequently feel like a fraud. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'consequently'
British English: consequently /ˈkɒnsɪkwəntlɪ/ ADVERB
Consequently means as a result.
They have been studying continuously since September, and are consequently tired and unhappy.
- American English: consequently
- Arabic: باِلتَّالى
- Brazilian Portuguese: consequentemente
- Chinese: 从而
- Croatian: zato
- Czech: tudíž
- Danish: som følge deraf
- Dutch: derhalve
- European Spanish: por consiguiente
- Finnish: sen tähden
- French: en conséquence
- German: folglich
- Greek: συνεπώς
- Italian: conseguentemente
- Japanese: その結果
- Korean: 따라서
- Norwegian: derfor
- Polish: wskutek tego
- European Portuguese: consequentemente
- Romanian: prin urmare
- Russian: следовательно
- Spanish: por consiguiente
- Swedish: följaktligen
- Thai: ดังนั้น
- Turkish: sonuç olarak
- Ukrainian: отже
- Vietnamese: do vậy
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