the quality or state of being consequential

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  • Consequentialness — Con se*quen tial*ness, n. The quality of being consequential. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • consequentialness — noun see consequential …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • consequentialness — See consequentiality. * * * …   Universalium

  • consequentialness — …   Useful english dictionary

  • consequential — adjective Date: 1626 1. of the nature of a secondary result ; indirect 2. consequent 3. having significant consequences ; important < a grave and consequential event > 4. self important • …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • consequential — consequentiality, consequentialness, n. consequentially, adv. /kon si kwen sheuhl/, adj. 1. following as an effect, result, or outcome; resultant; consequent. 2. following as a logical conclusion or inference; logically consistent. 3. of… …   Universalium

  • inconsequentialness — noun the quality or state of being inconsequential Ant: consequentialness …   Wiktionary

  • consequently — adverb /ˈkɒnsɪˌkwɛntli,ˈkɑːnsɪˌkwɛntli,ˈkɑːnsəˌkwɛntli/ As a result or consequence of something. He didnt wake up early. Consequently, he was late to work. See Also: consequence, consequent, consequential, consequentiality, consequentially …   Wiktionary

  • consequential — /kɒnsəˈkwɛnʃəl / (say konsuh kwenshuhl) adjective 1. of the nature of a consequence; following as an effect or result, or as a logical conclusion or inference; consequent; resultant: jobs as a consequential benefit of development. 2. self… …   Australian English dictionary

  • consequential — [kän΄si kwen′shəl] adj. [< L consequentia (see CONSEQUENCE) + AL] 1. following as an effect or inference 2. important 3. Rare acting important; pompous consequentiality [kän΄shē al′ə tē] n. consequentialness consequentially …   English World dictionary

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