sequitur - Wiktionary
sequitur
English
Etymology
Borrowed from Latin sequitur (“it follows”), the third person passive form of sequor (“I follow”).
Pronunciation
(US) IPA(key): /ˈsɜ.kwə.tɚ/, /ˈsɜ.kwə.tʊɹ/
Noun
sequitur (plural sequiturs or sequuntur)
A logical conclusion or consequence of facts.
1843, Edgar Allan Poe, ‘The Mystery of Marie Rogêt’:
He is accordingly in haste to show that it was not kept on shore; for, if so, ‘some trace would be found on shore of the murderers’. I presume you smile at the sequitur.
Antonyms
non sequitur
Anagrams
rustique, tiqueurs
Latin
Verb
sequitur
third-person singular present activeindicative of sequor
Last edited on 12 March 2021, at 00:52
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