Ensuing meaning

Ensuing is defined as coming or following as a result of an earlier action.

An example of ensuing is the quick consequence of getting a ticket after speeding through a red light in front of a police officer.

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Present participle of ensue.
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Refers to the actions, consequences, and repercussions which result from some prior stimulus or event.

We watched the derailment and ensuing train wreck with a mixture of fascination and horror.

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Origin of ensuing

  • participle of ensue

    From Wiktionary