Definition of sequence


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • sequence is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 19 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • sequence is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 22 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of sequence

  • film consisting of a succession of related shots that develop a given subject in a movie (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. episode

  • a following of one thing after another in time (noun)

    Examples

    1. the doctor saw a sequence of patients

    Synonyms

    1. chronological sequence
    2. chronological succession
    3. succession
    4. successiveness

  • the action of following in order (noun)

    Examples

    1. he played the trumps in sequence

    Synonyms

    1. succession

  • arrange in a sequence (verb)

  • determine the order of constituents in (verb)

    Examples

    1. They sequenced the human genome

  • serial arrangement in which things follow in logical order or a recurrent pattern (noun)

    Examples

    1. the sequence of names was alphabetical
    2. he invented a technique to determine the sequence of base pairs in DNA

  • several repetitions of a melodic phrase in different keys (noun)