similarly
adverb see similar

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Similarly — Sim i*lar*ly, adv. In a similar manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • similarly — index also Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • similarly — [[t]sɪ̱mɪlə(r)li[/t]] 1) ADV GRADED: ADV adj/adv, ADV with v You use similarly to say that something is similar to something else. Most of the men who now gathered round him again were similarly dressed. Ant: differently 2) ADV: ADV with cl You… …   English dictionary

  • similarly — sim|i|lar|ly [ sımılərli ] adverb *** 1. ) in a similar way: Students in both schools achieved similarly low scores on the test. similarly priced cars 2. ) used for showing that two ideas are related or connected: High inflation usually leads to… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • similarly — adverb in a similar way: similarly situated/expressed/inclined etc: This idea is similarly expressed in his most recent book. | Men must wear a jacket and tie. Similarly, women must wear a skirt or dress and not trousers …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • similarly */*/*/ — UK [ˈsɪmələ(r)lɪ] / US [ˈsɪmɪlərlɪ] adverb 1) used for showing that two ideas are related or connected High inflation usually leads to high interest rates. Similarly, interest rates decline when inflation is low. 2) in a similar way Students in… …   English dictionary

  • similarly — adv. Similarly is used with these adjectives: ↑impressive, ↑large, ↑shaped Similarly is used with these verbs: ↑behave, ↑dress, ↑price, ↑respond, ↑structure …   Collocations dictionary

  • similarly — sim|i|lar|ly [ˈsımıləli US ərli] adv in a similar way ≠ ↑differently ▪ The first letter she wrote me was less than a page long, and her second letter was similarly brief. [sentence adverb] ▪ The cost of food and clothing has come down in recent… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • similarly*/ — [ˈsɪmələli] adv 1) used for showing that two ideas are related or connected High inflation usually leads to high interest rates. Similarly, interest rates decline when inflation is low.[/ex] 2) in a similar way similarly priced cars[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • similarly — adverb in a like style or manner The sisters dressed similarly …   Wiktionary

  • similarly — adverb the two vases are similarly flawed at the base Syn: likewise, in similar fashion, in like manner, comparably, correspondingly, uniformly, indistinguishably, analogously, homogeneously, equivalently, in the same way, the same, identically …   Thesaurus of popular words

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