accordingly

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adverb ac·cord·ing·ly \ə-ˈkȯr-diŋ-lē\

Examples of accordingly in a sentence

  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



ACCORDINGLY Defined for English Language Learners

accordingly

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adverb ac·cord·ing·ly \ə-ˈkȯr-diŋ-lē\

Definition of accordingly for English Language Learners

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

  • : as a result


ACCORDINGLY Defined for Kids

accordingly

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adverb ac·cord·ing·ly \ə-ˈkȯr-diŋ-lē\

Definition of accordingly for Students

  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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