Word:

Consecutive

Con`sec´u`tive
a.1.Following in a train; succeeding one another in a regular order; successive; uninterrupted in course or succession; with no interval or break; as, fifty consecutive years.
2.Following as a consequence or result; actually or logically dependent; consequential; succeeding.
The actions of a man consecutive to volition.
- Locke.
3.(Mus.) Having similarity of sequence; - said of certain parallel progressions of two parts in a piece of harmony; as, consecutive fifths, or consecutive octaves, which are forbidden.
Consecutive chords
(Mus.) chords of the same kind succeeding one another without interruption.
Adj.1.consecutive - in regular succession without gaps; "serial concerts"
2.consecutive - successive (without a break); "sick for five straight days"
Synonyms: straight
3.consecutive - one after the other; "back-to-back home runs"
Synonyms: back-to-back
Adv.1.consecutive - in a consecutive manner; "we numbered the papers consecutively"
Synonyms: sequentially
after, attendant, cadet, catenary, connected, consistent, continuous, enlarging, ensuing, following, increasing, joined, junior, later, lineal, linear, orderly, ordinal, posterior, progressive, puisne, sequent, sequential, serial, seriate, subsequent, succeeding, successional, successive, tight, trailing, uninterrupted, younger
Translate Consecutive to Spanish, Translate Consecutive to German, Translate Consecutive to French
Browse
Consciousness
consciousness-altering drug
Conscribe
Conscript
Conscript fathers
Conscription
Consecrate
consecrated
Consecrater
Consecration
Consecrator
Consecratory
Consectaneous
Consectary
Consecute
Consecution
-- Consecutive --
Consecutive chords
consecutive operation
Consecutively
Consecutiveness
Consension
Consensual
Consensual contract
Consensus
Consensus facit legem
Consensus non concubitus facit nuptiam
Consensus tollit errorem
Consent
consent decree
Consent rule
Consentaneity
Consentaneous
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home