Definition of subsequently in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsəbsəkwəntlē/


After a particular thing has happened; afterward: Mel’s offhand remark subsequently became their rallying cry
More example sentences
  • She then left her and took a taxi but was arrested when it was subsequently stopped by police.
  • Why he was not arrested when he subsequently visited the USA he cannot explain.
  • A man in his twenties was subsequently arrested and the other was released on bail due to medical reasons.
later (on), at a later date, afterward, in due course, following this/that, eventually
informal after a bit
formal thereafter

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Syllabification: sub·se·quent·ly

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