Associations to the word «Sequel»


SEQUEL, noun. (narratology) A narrative that is written after another narrative set in the same universe, especially a narrative that is chronologically set after its predecessors, or (perhaps improper usage) any narrative that has a preceding narrative of its own.
SEQUEL HOOK, noun. (narratology) (informal) A plot device where information or characters that is placed into a plot that can provide the basis for subsequent sequel stories.
SEQUEL HOOKS, noun. Plural of sequel hook

Dictionary definition

SEQUEL, noun. Something that follows something else.
SEQUEL, noun. A part added to a book or play that continues and extends it.

Wise words

Don't use words too big for the subject. Don't say "infinitely" when you mean "very"; otherwise you'll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.
C. S. Lewis