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  • ensue — en|sue [ınˈsju: US ınˈsu:] v [i]formal [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: ensuivre, from suivre to follow ] to happen after or as a result of something ensue from ▪ problems that ensue from food and medical shortages …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ensue — v. (D; intr.) to ensue from * * * [ɪn sjuː] (D; intr.) to ensue from …   Combinatory dictionary

  • ensue — late 14c., from O.Fr. ensu , pp. stem of ensivre follow close upon, come afterward, from L.L. insequere, from L. insequi to pursue, follow, follow after; come next, from in upon (see IN (Cf. in ) (2)) + sequi follow (see SEQUEL (Cf …   Etymology dictionary

  • ensue — ► VERB (ensues, ensued, ensuing) ▪ happen or occur afterwards or as a result. ORIGIN Old French ensivre, from Latin sequi follow …   English terms dictionary

  • From Justin to Kelly — Infobox Film name = From Justin to Kelly caption = Theatrical release poster director = Robert Iscove producer = Robert Engelman writer = Kim Fuller starring = Justin Guarini Kelly Clarkson distributor = 20th Century Fox released = June 20, 2003… …   Wikipedia

  • ensue — verb (ensued; ensuing) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French ensivre (3d singular ensiut), from en + sivre to follow more at sue Date: 14th century transitive verb to strive to attain ; pursue < I wander, seeking peace, and ensuing it… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ensue — verb (ensues, ensuing, ensued) happen or occur afterwards or as a result. Origin ME: from OFr. ensivre, from L. insequi, based on sequi follow …   English new terms dictionary

  • ensue — /ɛnˈsju / (say en syooh), /ən / (say uhn ) verb (i) (ensued, ensuing) 1. to follow in order; come afterwards, especially in immediate succession. 2. to follow as a consequence; result: *I no longer remember the cause of our quarrel, but I do know …   Australian English dictionary

  • ensue — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. follow, succeed, supervene, happen, result; pursue, seek after. See effect, sequence. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. result, follow, eventuate arise; see happen 2 , result , succeed 2 . See Synonym Study at… …   English dictionary for students

  • ensue — v.intr. 1 happen afterwards. 2 (often foll. by from, on) occur as a result. Etymology: ME f. OF ensuivre ult. f. L sequi follow …   Useful english dictionary

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