Accordingly

  • 1 Accordingly — Ac*cord ing*ly, adv. 1. Agreeably; correspondingly; suitably; in a manner conformable. [1913 Webster] Behold, and so proceed accordingly. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. In natural sequence; consequently; so. [1913 Webster] Syn: Consequently; therefore;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 accordingly — I adverb a fortiori, a priori, agreeably, as a matter of course, as a result, because of this, by reason of that, compatibly, compliantly, conformably, consequently, consistently, correspondingly, hence, in due course, inevitably, it follows that …

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  • 3 accordingly — (adv.) mid 14c., in agreement with, from ACCORDING (Cf. according) + LY (Cf. ly) (2). From mid 15c. as properly; adequately; meaning in agreement with logic or expectation is recorded 1680s …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 accordingly — so, consequently, *therefore, hence, then …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5 accordingly — [adv] in an appropriate, suitable way appropriately, as a consequence, as a result, consequently, correspondingly, duly, equally, ergo, fitly, hence, in consequence, in respect to, in that event, properly, proportionately, respectively,… …

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  • 6 accordingly — ► ADVERB 1) appropriately. 2) consequently …

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  • 7 accordingly — [ə kôrd′iŋlē] adv. 1. in a way that is fitting and proper; correspondingly 2. therefore …

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  • 8 accordingly — [[t]əkɔ͟ː(r)dɪŋli[/t]] 1) ADV: usu ADV with cl, also ADV with v You use accordingly to introduce a fact or situation which is a result or consequence of something that you have just referred to. We have a different background, a different history …

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  • 9 accordingly — ac|cord|ing|ly [əˈko:dıŋli US əˈko:r ] adv 1.) in a way that is suitable for a particular situation or that is based on what someone has done or said ▪ Katherine still considered him a child and treated him accordingly. 2.) [sentence adverb] as a …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 accordingly — ac|cord|ing|ly [ ə kɔrdıŋli ] adverb 1. ) as a result of something: CONSEQUENTLY: No formal complaint was made; accordingly, the police took no action. 2. ) in a way that is appropriate to the situation: They have broken the rules and will be… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 accordingly — adverb 1 in a way that is suitable for a particular situation or based on what someone has done or said: I told them what changes I wanted made and they acted accordingly. 2 (sentence adverb) as a result of something; therefore: The budget for… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 accordingly — adverb 1) they appreciated the danger and acted accordingly Syn: appropriately, correspondingly, suitably 2) accordingly, he returned home to Kingston Syn: therefore, for that reason, consequently, so, as a result, as a consequence, in… …

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  • 13 accordingly */ — UK [əˈkɔː(r)dɪŋlɪ] / US [əˈkɔrdɪŋlɪ] adverb 1) as a result of something No formal complaint was made; accordingly, the police took no action. 2) in a way that is suitable for the situation They have broken the rules and will be punished… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 accordingly — [əˈkɔːdɪŋli] adv 1) as a result of something Syn: consequently No formal complaint was made; accordingly, the police took no action.[/ex] 2) in a way that is suitable They have broken the rules and will be punished accordingly.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 15 accordingly — adv. 1 as suggested or required by the (stated) circumstances (silence is vital so please act accordingly). 2 consequently, therefore (accordingly, he left the room) …

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  • 16 accordingly — adverb /əˈkɔː(ɹ).dɪŋ.li/ a) Agreeably; correspondingly; suitably; in a manner conformable. , We may the number of ships behold, and so proceed accordingly. Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra, III ix b) In natural sequence; consequently; …

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  • 17 accordingly — adv. Accordingly is used with these verbs: ↑act, ↑adapt, ↑adjust, ↑behave, ↑judge, ↑modify, ↑price, ↑proceed, ↑react, ↑respond, ↑suffer, ↑treat, ↑ …

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  • 18 accordingly — /ə kɔ:dɪŋli/ adverb in agreement with what has been decided ● We have received your letter and have altered the contract accordingly …

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  • 19 accordingly — adverb Date: 14th century 1. in accordance ; correspondingly 2. consequently, so …

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  • 20 accordingly — /euh kawr ding lee/, adv. 1. therefore; so; in due course. 2. in accordance; correspondingly. [1400 50; ME; see ACCORDING, LY] Syn. 1, 2. consequently, hence, thus. See therefore. * * * …

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