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ensuing
used in Pride and Prejudice

4 uses
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Definition
following (some event in time) — and typically because of that event
  • Darcy only smiled; and the general pause which ensued made Elizabeth tremble lest her mother should be exposing herself again.
    Chapter 9 (76% in)
  • It was spoken of again while they were at dinner, when Mr. Collins joining in, observed: "Yes, Miss Elizabeth, you will have the honour of seeing Lady Catherine de Bourgh on the ensuing Sunday at church, and I need not say you will be delighted with her.
    Chapter 28 (56% in)
  • A short dialogue on the subject of the country ensued, on either side calm and concise—and soon put an end to by the entrance of Charlotte and her sister, just returned from her walk.
    Chapter 32 (58% in)
  • That such a consequence as this could ensue, you may easily believe, was far enough from my thoughts.
    Chapter 47 (28% in)

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