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accordingly

adverb ac·cord·ing·ly \ə-ˈkr-diŋ-lē\

: 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.

First Known Use of ACCORDINGLY

14th century

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ACCORDINGLY Defined for Kids

accordingly

adverb ac·cord·ing·ly \ə-ˈkr-diŋ-lē\

Definition of ACCORDINGLY for Kids

1
:  in the necessary way :  in the way called for <Knowing my limits, I ran accordingly.>
2
:  as a result :  consequently, so <He needs to lose weight. Accordingly, he's changing his habits.>

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