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  1. according topreposition

    Based on what is said or stated by; on the authority of.

  2. according topreposition

    In a manner conforming or corresponding to; in proportion

  3. according topreposition

    Depending on.

Editors Contribution

  1. according to

    Conforming to

    The product works according to the manufacturer instructions


    Submitted by MaryC on February 2, 2021  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'according to' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #580

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'according to' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1748

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of according to in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of according to in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of according to in a Sentence

  1. Aung Myint:

    According to our investigation they didn't break the rules. They were just doing their work and the instability of the earth happened.

  2. Bobby Tabron:

    He suffered from physical injuries, including a persistent tinnitus, as well as depression, the lawsuit said. The Metropolitan Police officers who brought the other suit -- Bobby Tabron and DeDivine K. Carter -- also say they suffer injuries from that day. Their lawsuit said that Tabron -- who broke Bobby Tabron wrist among other injuries -- suffers from insomnia, as well as slightly slurred speech and slower thinking from a concussion after rioters repeatedly hit Bobby Tabron head. Bobby Tabron was posted behind a set of bike racks near the Capitol, where Bobby Tabron was struck with flag poles and bats, according to the lawsuit. Bobby Tabron engaged in hand-to-hand combat with the rioters, who.

  3. Rushan Abbyasov:

    However, according to our agreement with the Moscow government, we will start considering new projects. God willing, another massive mosque will appear.

  4. Alicia Rivera:

    I would actually dream about the party we would have, I would think about how amazing that would feel to see my mother go to the party instead of chemo. Alicia Rivera, Alicia Rivera, has an amazing story of survival.She was diagnosed at 18 with PC, and is now not only a survivor, but is also a nursing student and a curePC campaign participant too. It is very rare to be so young and get that diagnosis and also rare to be a PC survivor.Only 7 percent of those diagnosed with PC survive five years, and an estimated 49,000 Americans will be diagnosed this year, with more than 40,000 of them dying before the year ends, according to the American Cancer Society. I asked Rivera how she found out she had PC and how she coped with the diagnosis at 18. I was young, and so many people said to me they couldn't believe it.I have Crohn's disease, and I had my wisdom teeth extracted in October of 2011. I went into septic shock, and that's when doctors did a scan, they found the tumor, and doctors at first thought it couldn't be PC, but did a biopsy to be sure, and it came it back positive, stage 1 pancreatic cancer. Alicia Rivera said she was shocked and recalled thinking that she was going to die. Doctors performed surgery to remove half of her pancreas, taking with it her gallbladder, a bile duct, lympho nodes and half of her stomach. They then reconnected her intestines to the remaining portion of her stomach. She said she hopes her story will help others stay connected to their bodies and to be aware of potential warning signs. PC is considered the silent killer, because by the time you feel symptoms, the tumor is usually metastasized.

  5. Jake Tapper:

    According to the Ukrainians, that investigation was dormant at the time.


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