What does accordingly mean?

Definitions for accordinglyəˈkɔr dɪŋ li

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word accordingly.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. consequently, 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"

  2. accordingly(adverb)

    in accordance with

    "she acted accordingly"


  1. accordingly(Adverb)

    Agreeably; correspondingly; suitably; in a manner conformable.

  2. accordingly(Adverb)

    In natural sequence; consequently; so.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accordingly(adverb)

    agreeably; correspondingly; suitably; in a manner conformable

  2. Accordingly(adverb)

    in natural sequence; consequently; so

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'accordingly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3977

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'accordingly' in Adverbs Frequency: #276


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accordingly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accordingly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Epictetus:

    Know, first, who you are and then adorn yourself accordingly.

  2. Benjamin Franklin:

    Use no hurtful deceit think innocently and justly and if you speak, speak accordingly.

  3. Nick Kafkas:

    If the policy statements are as hard as the pre-election ones ... you understand that we're heading to a big clash, and I think the markets will move accordingly.

  4. Thomas Jefferson:

    Whenever you are to do a thing, though it can never be known but to yourself, ask yourself how you would act were all the world looking at you and act accordingly.

  5. Danielle Sheypuk:

    When a celebrity becomes aware that the photoshopping of their body using different apps is negatively impacting their fans it’s their responsibility to adjust accordingly.

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Translations for accordingly

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • съответно, следователноBulgarian
  • dementsprechend, logischerweiseGerman
  • consecuentemente, por consiguiente, en consecuenciaSpanish
  • طبیعتاّPersian
  • sen mukaisesti, siispä, niinpäFinnish
  • en conséquenceFrench
  • तदनुसारHindi
  • demikianIndonesian
  • deretterNorwegian
  • zatem, więc, stosownie, odpowiednioPolish
  • correspondentemente, consequentemente, conformementePortuguese
  • следовательно, соответственноRussian
  • ตามThai

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