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se·quel

 (sē′kwəl)
n.
1. Something that follows as a continuation, especially a literary, dramatic, or cinematic work whose narrative continues that of a preexisting work.
2. A result or consequence: "Our dreams are the sequel of our waking knowledge" (Ralph Waldo Emerson).

[Middle English sequele, from Old French sequelle, from Latin sequēla, from sequī, to follow; see sekw- in Indo-European roots.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

sequel

(ˈsiːkwəl)
n
1. anything that follows from something else; development
2. a consequence or result
3. a novel, play, etc, that continues a previously related story
[C15: from Late Latin sequēla, from Latin sequī to follow]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

se•quel

(ˈsi kwəl)

n.
1. a literary or filmic work that takes up and continues the narrative of a preceding work.
2. a subsequent development.
3. a result; consequence.
[1375–1425; late Middle English sequel(e) < Latin sequēla what follows =sequ(ī) to follow + -ēla n. suffix]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.

sequel

A major operation that follows the current major operation. Plans for a sequel are based on the possible outcomes (success, stalemate, or defeat) associated with the current operation. See also branch.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.

Sequel

 a train of followers, 1420; a suite, 1572, a logical consequence; descendants.
Examples: sequel of hangers-on, 1552; of descendants 1572; of followers, 1420; of heirs and sequels, 1533; a sequel and route of worldly and gallant servants, 1491; of songs and rhapsodies, 1713.
Dictionary of Collective Nouns and Group Terms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sequel - something that follows something else
final result, outcome, resultant, termination, result - something that results; "he listened for the results on the radio"
2.sequel - a part added to a book or play that continues and extends it
addendum, supplement, postscript - textual matter that is added onto a publication; usually at the end
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sequel

noun
1. follow-up, continuation, development She is currently writing a sequel.
2. consequence, result, outcome, conclusion, end, issue, payoff (informal), upshot The arrests were a direct sequel to the investigations.
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

sequel

noun
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Translations
تَتِمَّهنَتِيجَةنَتيجَه
další dílnásledekpokračování
fortsættelsekonsekvensfølge
jatko-osa
nastavak
afleiîingframhald
続篇
속편
sekasturpinājums
ďalší diel
fortsättning
เรื่องราวที่ติดตามมา
cuốn tiếp theo

sequel

[ˈsiːkwəl] N
1. (= film, book) → continuación f
2. (= consequence) → consecuencia f, resultado m
it had a tragic sequeltuvo un resultado trágico
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

sequel

[ˈsiːkwəl] n
(= film, book) → suite f
a sequel to sth → une suite à qch
She plans to make a sequel to the hit movie → Elle prévoit tourner la suite au film à succès.
(= event) → suites fpl
There was a strange sequel to these events → Ces événements ont eu des suites étranges.
to be a sequel to sth → faire suite à qch
The police said the clash was a sequel to yesterday's strike action → La police a déclaré que l'affrontement faisait suite à la grève d'hier.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

sequel

nFolge f(to von); (of book, film)Fortsetzung f(to von); it had a tragic sequeles hatte ein tragisches Nachspiel
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

sequel

[ˈsiːkwl] n (of film, book) sequel (to)seguito (di); (of event) → conseguenza (di), strascico (di)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

sequel

(ˈsiːkwəl) noun
(sometimes with to).
1. a result or consequence. an unpleasant sequel to an incident.
2. a story that is a continuation of an earlier story. a sequel to a story about a boy called Matthew.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

sequel

نَتِيجَة pokračování fortsættelse Fortsetzung συνέχεια continuación jatko-osa suite nastavak seguito 続篇 속편 vervolg fortsettelse dalszy ciąg continuação продолжение fortsättning เรื่องราวที่ติดตามมา devamı cuốn tiếp theo 续集
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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