Pursuant Pur*su"ant, Pursuantly Pur*su"ant*ly, adv. Agreeably; conformably. [1913 Webster]

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  • pursuantly — pur·su·ant·ly …   English syllables

  • pursuantly — adverb Etymology: pursuant (II) + ly : consequently …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pursuant — Pur*su ant, Pursuantly Pur*su ant*ly, adv. Agreeably; conformably. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pursuant — /peuhr sooh euhnt/, adj. 1. proceeding after; following (usually fol. by to): Pursuant to his studies he took a job in an office. 2. pursuing. adv. Also, pursuantly. 3. according (usually fol. by to): to do something pursuant to an agreement. 4.… …   Universalium

  • pursuant — [pə sju:ənt] adverb (pursuant to) formal in accordance with (a law, resolution, etc.). Derivatives pursuantly adverb Origin ME poursuiant (in the sense a prosecutor ): from OFr., pursuing , from poursuir; later influenced in spelling by pursue …   English new terms dictionary

  • pursuant — adj 1.Usu. pursuant to proceeding after, succeeding, following, coming after, next after, subsequent to. 2. pursuing, in pursuit, in hot pursuit, hot on the trail of; chasing, hunting, stalking, tracking or tracking down, trailing, following,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • pursuant — /pəˈsjuənt / (say puh syoohuhnt) adjective 1. pursuing. –phrase 2. pursuant to, a. proceeding conformably with. b. according to: to act pursuant to an agreement. c. in a manner conformable to. –pursuantly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • pursuant — adj. & adv. adj. pursuing. adv. (foll. by to) conforming to or in accordance with. Derivatives: pursuantly adv. Etymology: ME, = prosecuting, f. OF po(u)rsuiant part. of po(u)rsu(iv)ir (as PURSUE): assim. to AF pursuer and PURSUE …   Useful english dictionary

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