CET4 TEM4 IELTS GRE 考 研 TOEFL CET6
1、sub- "closely, up to" + sequ- + -ent.
- subsequent: see sequence
- subsequent (adj.)
- "following in time, later," mid-15c., from Middle French subsequent (14c.) and directly from Latin subsequentem (nominative subsequens), present participle of subsequi "come after in time, follow closely," figuratively "imitate, conform to," from sub "closely, up to" (see sub-) + sequi "follow" (see suit (n.)). Related: Subsequently; subsequential.
- 1. The book was banned in the US, as were two subsequent books.
- 2. Subsequent experiments failed to replicate these findings.
- 3. Subsequent events confirmed our doubts.
- 4. There have been further developments subsequent to our meeting.
- 5. The story will be continued in subsequent issues of the magazine.
[ subsequent 造句 ]