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Definitions for accordingly
əˈkɔr dɪŋ liac·cord·ing·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. consequently, accordinglyadverb

    (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. accordinglyadverb

    in accordance with

    "she acted accordingly"

Wiktionary

  1. accordinglyadverb

    Agreeably; correspondingly; suitably; in a manner conformable.

  2. accordinglyadverb

    In natural sequence; consequently; so.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Accordinglyadverb

    Agreeably, suitably, conformably.

    Etymology: from accord.

    Sirrah, thou’rt said to have a stubborn soul,
    That apprehends no further than this world;
    And squar’st thy life accordingly. William Shakespeare, Measure for Meas.

    As the actions of men are of sundry distinct kinds, so the laws thereof must accordingly be distinguished. Richard Hooker, b. i.

    Whoever is so assured of the authority and sense of scripture, as to believe the doctrine of it, and to live accordingly, shall be saved. John Tillotson, Preface.

    Mealy substances, fermented, turn sour. Accordingly, given to a weak child, they still retain their nature; for bread will give them the cholic. John Arbuthnot, on Aliments.

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  1. accordingly

    Accordingly is an adverb that means in a way that is suitable or proper in the circumstances or based on the circumstances. It can also mean as a result of something, therefore, or consequently.

  2. accordingly

    Accordingly is an adverb used to indicate that an action or response is done in a way that is suitable or appropriate to the situation, or it could also mean as a direct result or consequence of something. It usually describes carrying out an action based on what has been decided, suggested, or based on the information given.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accordinglyadverb

    agreeably; correspondingly; suitably; in a manner conformable

  2. Accordinglyadverb

    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

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Numerology

  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

Examples of accordingly in a Sentence

  1. Football Australia:

    In the event that Lisa chooses to lodge a formal complaint through the appropriate channels, we will be in a position to investigate and, if appropriate, act accordingly, we encourage anyone to bring forward their concerns through Football Australia’s formal complaints process.

  2. Harald Krueger:

    With each generation of the 7 series we have brought our customers' needs to the road, adapting accordingly as time moved on, we are responding to the digitalization of modern mobility.

  3. Harald Krueger:

    With each generation of the 7 series we have brought our customers' needs to the road, adapting accordingly as time moved on, we are responding to the digitalisation of modern mobility.

  4. Julie Woo:

    Once safe access to the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range is permitted, Canadian Natural will assess our operations and determine the next steps accordingly.

  5. Lyndon B. Johnson:

    What we won when all of our people united ... must not be lost in suspicion and distrust and selfishness and politics. ... Accordingly, I shall not seek, and I will not accept, the nomination of my party for another term as president.

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