En·sue v. t. [imp. & p. p. Ensued p. pr. & vb. n. Ensuing.] To follow; to pursue; to follow and overtake. [Obs.] “Seek peace, and ensue it.”
To ensue his example in doing the like mischief. --Golding.
adj : following immediately and as a result of what went before;
"ensuing events confirmed the prediction"