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Usage examples for consequent

  1. In 1942, with the introduction of war damage insurance and the consequent increase of premiums, it was decided that the Library should, like other Government Departments, not be insured, the Government carrying the risk itself. – Report of the Chief Librarian for the Year Ended 31 March 1958: Special Centennial Issue by J. O. Wilson and General Assembly Library (New Zealand)
  2. Whatever seems worth winning- this fight, in the present instance, and the consequent larger field. – Empire Builders by Francis Lynde
  3. After her marriage with Dr. Judson, and her consequent return to Maulmain, she was still busily engaged in conducting schools, Bible- class, etc. – Woman: Man's Equal by Thomas Webster
  4. Then again, why, if Mrs. Brandon's wish to see me, and her consequent invitation, were the result of his praises, had he not talked to me of her? – Ellen Middleton--A Tale by Georgiana Fullerton
  5. Very soon the experiment became known: persons with the stamp of authority came to see it, and even official hearts were moved by the reality of the children's happiness and their consequent development. – The Child Under Eight by E.R. Murray and Henrietta Brown Smith
  6. Truth is a real and living power, once it is applied to life; and to half- use it in doubt, and fear, is to invite indigestion and consequent disgust. – Study of Child Life by Marion Foster Washburne
  7. If he could hold them in a state of puzzled suspense with its consequent indecision for a moment, that was all he asked. – Doors of the Night by Frank L. Packard
  8. Hence we see a great, an almost enormous, intellectual activity, and a proportionate aversion to real action consequent upon it, with all its symptoms and accompanying qualities. – Literary Remains, Vol. 2 by Coleridge
  9. But the sciences of Geography, Navigation and Commerce, with their consequent improvements in Natural Philosophy and Humanity, could not, from the nature of things at that time, become objects of great encouragement or enterprise. – The Columbiad by Joel Barlow
  10. In the Far East, Japan was recovering from the exhaustion consequent upon her costly victories over Russia, and had formed an ominous alliance with China. – The World Peril of 1910 by George Griffith
  11. With the increase in education and consequent self- respect, the difficulty of getting efficient and contented servants will increase with us. – Worldly Ways and Byways by Eliot Gregory
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