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Related to consecutively: at the same time


1. Following one after another without interruption; successive: was absent on three consecutive days; won five consecutive games on the road.
2. Marked by logical sequence.
3. Grammar Expressing consequence or result: a consecutive clause.

[French consécutif, from Old French, from Medieval Latin cōnsecūtīvus, from cōnsecūtus, past participle of Latin cōnsequī, to follow closely; see consequent.]

con·sec′u·tive·ly adv.
con·sec′u·tive·ness n.
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Adv.1.consecutively - in a consecutive manner; "he was consecutively ill, then well, then ill again"
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[kənˈsekjʊtɪvlɪ] ADVconsecutivamente
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[kənˈsɛkjʊtɪvli] advconsécutivement
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advnacheinander, hintereinander; numberedfortlaufend
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(kənˈsekjutiv) adjective
following one after the other in regular order. He visited us on two consecutive days, Thursday and Friday.
conˈsecutively adverb
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You see, I did not dream consecutively. One moment I was a wee babe of the Younger World lying in my tree nest; the next moment I was a grown man of the Younger World locked in combat with the hideous Red-Eye; and the next moment I was creeping carefully down to the water-hole in the heat of the day.
Yet some whim or other led me, on remarking that the red had come up consecutively for seven times, to attach myself to that colour.
But I believe she was too distracted and worried to think consecutively. She only seemed to feel some terror in the air.
This volume is the outgrowth of a series of articles, dealing with incidents in my life, which were published consecutively in the Outlook.
What they say, cannot be heard consecutively; but Mr.
Read anywhere in the 'Life' as much as time allows, either consecutively or at intervals.
The air was difficult to breathe for a length of time consecutively. The cold was very severe.
'I think, my dears,' observed the cherub, 'that if you could make it convenient to sit one on one side of me, and the other on the other, we should get on rather more consecutively, and make things rather plainer.
In national songs competitions, Muhammad Waseem Bashir (Rawalpindi Region), Mehreen Malik (Sargodha Region), Afshan Saddiqi (Karachi Region) consecutively stood first, 2nd and third.
THREE off-beat exhibitions running consecutively at the Aberystwyth Arts Centre.
But in cases where prisoners have been given several sentences consecutively, the period spent on remand has only been taken into account once.
Entitled Ceremonial Group and consecutively numbered, Marek Chlanda's new mixed-media sculptures (all 1994) are variations on a single form--a large, hollow, birdlike skull with an elongated beak modeled in cloth stretched on a wire support and covered with layers of beeswax mixed with pigment.

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