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consecutive

con·sec·u·tive

consecutive

 
 
pronunciation:
kn sek y tihv
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: following one after another without interruption; in unbroken order.
I worked for twenty consecutive days to make the deadline.This channel runs consecutive comedy shows on Tuesday nights.
antonyms:
alternate
similar words:
chronological, successive
definition 2: having a logical sequence.
derivations: consecutively (adv.), consecutiveness (n.)
Word Parts
The word consecutive contains the following part:
sequi, secut, seque Latin root that means to follow