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Synonyms for sequel
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Wiktionary

  1. sequelnoun

    Antonyms:
    prequel

  2. sequelnoun

    Antonyms:
    prequel

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sequel

    A cataclysm or catastrophe is some great convulsion or momentous event that may or may not be a cause of misery to man. In calamity, or disaster, the thought of human suffering is always present. It has been held by many geologists that numerous catastrophes or cataclysms antedated the existence of man. In literature, the final event of a drama is the catastrophe, or denouement. Misfortune ordinarily suggests less of suddenness and violence than calamity or disaster, and is especially applied to that which is lingering or enduring in its effects. In history, the end of every great war or the fall of a nation is a catastrophe, tho it may not be a calamity. Yet such an event, if not a calamity to the race, will always involve much individual disaster and misfortune. Pestilence is a calamity; a defeat in battle, a shipwreck, or a failure in business is a disaster; sickness or loss of property is a misfortune; failure to meet a friend is a mischance; the breaking of a teacup is a mishap.

    Synonyms:
    calamity, cataclysm, catastrophe, denouement, disaster, mischance, misfortune, mishap

    Antonyms:
    benefit, blessing, boon, comfort, favor, help, pleasure, privilege, prosperity, success

    Preposition:
    The catastrophe of a play; of a siege; rarely, to a person, etc.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sequel

    Synonyms:
    event, result, consequence, conclusion

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sequel, subsequencenoun

    something that follows something else

    Synonyms:
    continuation, posteriority, subsequence, subsequentness

  2. sequel, continuationnoun

    a part added to a book or play that continues and extends it

    Synonyms:
    good continuation, subsequence, law of continuation, prolongation, continuation, protraction, lengthiness, continuance

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sequelnoun

    Synonyms:
    continuation, succeeding part

  2. sequelnoun

    Synonyms:
    close, conclusion, termination, DÉNOUEMENT

  3. sequelnoun

    Synonyms:
    consequence, event, issue, upshot

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sequelnoun

    Synonyms:
    continuation, conclusion, consequence, result, outcome

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sequel":

    sequelae, continuation

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. sequel

    Synonyms:
    Sequela Note: When used in a medical context, sequela is loosely equated to the consequence (consequences = sequelae) of a disease or its therapy

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How to use sequel in a sentence?

  1. Ricky Gervais:

    Let's have a laugh at your expense, remember we're all gon na die soon. And there's no sequel.

  2. Gregory Jacobs:

    We started thinking about a sequel, honestly, really early on.

  3. James Cameron:

    Prior to the COVID-19, everything was on track to bring you the first sequel in December of 2021. Unfortunately, due to the impact that the pandemic has had on our schedule it is no longer possible for us to make that date, there is no one more disappointed about this delay than me.

  4. Steve Latshaw:

    Jimmie was my teacher, mentor, close friend and collaborator for 26 years, i directed two of his feature films, including the recent 'Return of the Killer Shrews,' a sequel he co-wrote and was quite proud of as he had made the first one more than 50 years earlier.

  5. Selma Blair:

    I had lunch with Cameron the other day, we were reminiscing about the film, i would have liked to do a sequel but Cameron’s retired from acting, she’s like, ‘I’m done.’ I mean, she doesn’t need to make any more films, she has a pretty great life, I don’t know what it would take to bring her back. She’s happy.

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