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accordingly

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adverb ac·cord·ing·ly \ə-ˈkȯr-diŋ-lē\

Simple Definition of accordingly

  • : in a proper or appropriate way : in a way that suits the facts, needs, or requirements of a situation

  • : as a result

Full Definition of accordingly

Examples of accordingly

  1. He knew his limitations and acted accordingly.

  2. She is considered a manager and is paid accordingly.

  3. The car is made with the best materials and is priced accordingly.



14th Century

First Known Use of accordingly

14th century

Rhymes with accordingly



ACCORDINGLY Defined for Kids

accordingly

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adverb ac·cord·ing·ly \ə-ˈkȯr-diŋ-lē\

Definition of accordingly

  1. 1 :  in the necessary way :  in the way called for <Knowing my limits, I ran accordingly.>

  2. 2 :  as a result :  consequently, so <He needs to lose weight. Accordingly, he's changing his habits.>





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