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1. sequence

noun. ['ˈsiːkwəns'] serial arrangement in which things follow in logical order or a recurrent pattern.

Synonyms

  • combination
  • gene
  • Fibonacci sequence
  • codon
  • series
  • cistron
  • string

Antonyms

  • disunion
  • nonalignment
  • divergence
  • convergence

Etymology

  • sequence (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sequence (French)

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Rhymes with Sequence

  • abeyance
  • abhorrence
  • absence
  • abstinence
  • abundance
  • acceptance
  • acceptance
  • accordance
  • acquaintance
  • acquiescence
  • adherence
  • admittance
  • adolescence
  • adolescence
  • adriance
  • affluence
  • agence
  • allegiance
  • alliance
  • allowance

How do you pronounce sequence?

Pronounce sequence as ˈsikwəns.

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Sentences with sequence


1. Noun, singular or mass
The number tells you how far to count in the sequence of letters.

Quotes about sequence


1. Would you like to know your future?If your answer is yes, think again. Not knowing is the greatest life motivator.So enjoy, endure, survive each moment as it comes to you in its proper sequence -- a surprise.
- Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration

2. That's the way the mind works: the brain is genetically disposed towards organization, yet if not controlled, will link even the most imagerial fragment to another on the flimsiest pretense and in the most freewheeling manner, as if it takes a kind of organic pleasure in creative association, without regards to logic or chronological sequence.
- Tom Robbins, Fierce Invalids Home from Hot Climates

3. The ramdomness of events in the world is so lacking in logic that we give it names like destiny, fate, karma and kismat to deal with the irrationality of its sequence
- Anirban Bose, Bombay Rains, Bombay Girls

2. sequence

noun. ['ˈsiːkwəns'] film consisting of a succession of related shots that develop a given subject in a movie.

Synonyms

  • film
  • picture
  • motion picture
  • flick
  • pic
  • episode
  • moving picture
  • movie
  • motion-picture show
  • photographic film
  • picture show

Antonyms

  • ebb
  • arrive
  • malfunction
  • unearned run

Etymology

  • sequence (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sequence (French)

3. sequence

noun. ['ˈsiːkwəns'] a following of one thing after another in time.

Synonyms

  • chronological sequence
  • successiveness
  • pelting
  • run
  • succession
  • rain
  • row
  • temporal order
  • chronological succession
  • temporal arrangement

Antonyms

  • exempt
  • confine
  • fail
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • sequence (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sequence (French)

4. sequence

noun. ['ˈsiːkwəns'] the action of following in order.

Synonyms

  • succession
  • order
  • chess opening
  • alternation
  • ordering

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • supination
  • pronation
  • dextrorotation

Etymology

  • sequence (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sequence (French)

5. sequence

verb. ['ˈsiːkwəns'] arrange in a sequence.

Synonyms

  • rank
  • grade
  • order
  • range
  • rate

Antonyms

  • divergency
  • unconnectedness
  • disarrange
  • recede

Etymology

  • sequence (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sequence (French)

6. sequence

verb. ['ˈsiːkwəns'] determine the order of constituents in.

Synonyms

  • determine
  • find
  • find out

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • take away
  • natural object
  • finish

Etymology

  • sequence (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sequence (French)

7. sequence

noun. ['ˈsiːkwəns'] several repetitions of a melodic phrase in different keys.

Synonyms

  • repeat

Antonyms

  • integrate
  • stay

Etymology

  • sequence (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sequence (French)
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