Associations to the word «Accordingly»


ACCORDINGLY, adverb. (manner) Agreeably; correspondingly; suitably; in a manner conformable.
ACCORDINGLY, adverb. (conjunctive) In natural sequence; consequently; so.

Dictionary definition

ACCORDINGLY, adverb. (sentence connectors) because of the reason given; "consequently, he didn't do it"; "continued to have severe headaches and accordingly returned to the doctor".
ACCORDINGLY, adverb. In accordance with; "she acted accordingly".

Wise words

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