Grammar Tips & Articles »

corollary - vocabulary

This article is about corollary - vocabulary — enjoy your reading!

28 sec read
  Ed Good  —  Grammar Tips
Font size:

corollary - noun

A proposition following so obviously from another that it requires little demonstration.

The corollary to Cheney's zealous embrace of secrecy is his near total aversion to the notion of accountability. I've never seen a former member of the House of Representatives demonstrate such contempt for Congress—even when it was controlled by his own party.

—Walter F. Mondale “Answering to No One” Washington Post, July 29, 2007

Note: You may download the Grammar eBook Build Your Vocabulary and get all 406 vocabulary words.


Next Word: correlate, correlative, correlation Previous Word: contravene

Rate this article:

Have a discussion about this article with the community:



    Use the citation below to add this article to your bibliography:


    "corollary - vocabulary." STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 27 May 2024. <>.

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Check your text and writing for style, spelling and grammar problems everywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Check your text and writing for style, spelling and grammar problems everywhere on the web!


    Free Writing Tool:

    Grammar Checker

    Improve your grammar, vocabulary, and writing -- and it's FREE!


    Are you a grammar master?

    Choose the sentence with the correct use of comparative adjectives:
    A This book is more interesting than the last one.
    B He runs fast but she runs more fast.
    C The mountain is higher than the hill.
    D She is the smartest in the class.

    Improve your writing now:

    Download Grammar eBooks

    It’s now more important than ever to develop a powerful writing style. After all, most communication takes place in reports, emails, and instant messages.