Examples of usage:

  1. The consequential air had given place to an expression of quiet serenity which was by no means unbecoming. "Sisters Three" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  2. He wore a white shirt of unusually choice linen, with other garments of fashionable city cut, for a station agent is a person of importance in the West, and this one was at least as consequential as most of the rest. "The Cattle-Baron's Daughter" by Harold Bindloss
  3. Afterwards came the rector and Miss Caroline, and even Mrs. Carberry, a somewhat consequential dame whose husband was Master of the Heronsfoot Foxhounds, and who had hitherto held rather aloof from anything approaching intimacy and merely paid a stately first call on the Cottage people, unbent sufficiently to take tea informally with the invalid. "The Vision of Desire" by Margaret Pedler
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