Definition of sequacious in English:

sequacious

Line breaks: se|qua¦cious
Pronunciation: /sɪˈkweɪʃəs
 
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adjective

formal
(Of a person) lacking independence or originality of thought.
More example sentences
  • It was Notorious Thugs which opened my eyes to this halt of progression, to the sequacious masses who live oblivious to their own kind's misdeeds and voice scant opposition to rampant injustice.
  • If you read anything without questioning it, then you are just part of the sequacious herd.

Origin

mid 17th century: from Latin sequax, sequac- 'following' (from sequi 'follow') + -ious.

Derivatives

sequaciously

adverb

sequacity

Pronunciation: /sɪˈkwasɪti/
noun
More example sentences
  • To the scientific mind there is special interest in the sequacity of sheep, their habit of following one another with automatic imitation.
  • The sequacity of human nature is not after all peculiar to any one race or country.

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