Definitions for likewiseˈlaɪkˌwaɪz

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. similarly, likewise(adverb)

    in like or similar manner

    "He was similarly affected"; "some people have little power to do good, and have likewise little strength to resist evil"- Samuel Johnson

  2. besides, too, also, likewise, as well(adverb)

    in addition

    "he has a Mercedes, too"

  3. alike, likewise(adverb)

    equally

    "parents and teachers alike demanded reforms"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. likewise(Adverb)

    In a similar manner.

    Public transportation is virtually inaccessible in this country; likewise, its hospitals are also not very user-friendly.

  2. likewise(Adverb)

    also; moreover; too.

    Margaret enjoys playing tennis on Saturdays, Jeremy likewise.

  3. likewise(Adverb)

    The same to you; .

    It was very nice meeting you, Samantha. uE000128405uE001 Likewise, Mr Thompson.

  4. Origin: Shortened from in like wise; equivalent to .

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Likewise(noun)

    in like manner; also; moreover; too. See Also

  2. Origin: [See Wise, n.]

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'likewise' in Adverbs Frequency: #398


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