[syn: sequel, continuation]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Sequel \Se"quel\ (s[=e]"kw[e^]l), n. [L. sequela, fr. sequit to
follow: cf. F. s['e]quelle a following. See Sue to follow.]
1. That which follows; a succeeding part; continuation; as,
the sequel of a man's advantures or history.
O, let me say no more!
Gather the sequel by that went before. --Shak.
2. Consequence; event; effect; result; as, let the sun cease,
fail, or swerve, and the sequel would be ruin.
3. Conclusion; inference. [R.] --Whitgift.
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
68 Moby Thesaurus words for "sequel":
aftereffect, aftermath, alternation, by-product, chain, chasing,
close, closing, conclusion, consecution, consequence, consequent,
continuation, corollary, derivation, derivative, descendant,
development, distillate, dogging, dynasty, effect, end, ending,
event, eventuality, eventuation, finish, finishing, follow-up,
following, fruit, harvest, heeling, heir, hounding, issue, legacy,
line, lineage, logical outcome, offshoot, offspring, order,
outcome, outgrowth, posterity, precipitate, product, progression,
pursual, pursuance, pursuit, result, resultant, row, sequela,
sequence, sequent, series, shadowing, successor, supplement,
tailing, termination, trailing, train, upshot