AskDefine | Define ensuing

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ensuing adj : following immediately and as a result of what went before; "ensuing events confirmed the prediction"

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Etymology

participle of ensue

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Verb

ensuing
  1. present participle of ensue

Adjective

  1. Refers to the actions, consequences, and repercussions which result from some stimulus or event.
    We watched the derailment and ensuing train wreck with a mixture of fascination and horror.

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