1. following in time or order
; - Example: "subsequent developments"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Subsequent \Sub"se*quent\, a. [L. subsequens, -entis, p. pr. of
subsequi to follow, succeed: cf. F. subs['e]quent. See Sue
1. Following in time; coming or being after something else at
any time, indefinitely; as, subsequent events; subsequent
ages or years; a period long subsequent to the foundation
2. Following in order of place; succeeding; as, a subsequent
clause in a treaty. "The subsequent words come on before
the precedent vanish." --Bacon.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: following in time or order; "subsequent developments"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
29 Moby Thesaurus words for "subsequent":
after, appendant, attendant, cadet, consecutive, consequent,
consequential, ensuing, following, future, junior, later, lineal,
next, posterior, postpositional, postpositive, proximate, puisne,
resultant, resulting, sequacious, sequent, sequential,
subsequent to, succeeding, successive, suffixed, younger