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

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope