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ˈdʒɔɪnt lijoint·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jointlyadverb

    in collaboration or cooperation

    "this paper was written jointly"

  2. jointly, collectively, conjointly, together withadverb

    in conjunction with; combined

    "our salaries put together couldn't pay for the damage"; "we couldn't pay for the damages with all our salaries put together"


  1. jointlyadverb

    Together, acting as one; collectively.

    They agreed to jointly raise the child, even though they were no longer married.


  1. jointly

    In a general sense, "jointly" refers to something done together by two or more people or parties. It implies cooperation, shared responsibility, simultaneous action, or collective ownership. The specifics of what is shared or done together can vary depending on the context.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jointlyadverb

    in a joint manner; together; unitedly; in concert; not separately

Editors Contribution

  1. jointlyadverb

    In a joint manner.

    They expressed their love jointly to their friends and families by marrying each other and facing each other publically to acknowledge their love, unity and sense of purpose.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 16, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'jointly' in Adverbs Frequency: #408

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jointly in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jointly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of jointly in a Sentence

  1. Tsukasa Komatani:

    Instead of a passive wait-and-see approach to this issue, we proactively establish JV together...to jointly solve the global environmental problem...and thus respond to the environmental changes of resources.

  2. Betsy Billard:

    Do they want to be married and file separately or jointly? It won't be what they were doing in the past. It's super different.

  3. Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg:

    It is a pity the U.S. is not a part of it. When you are in a crisis, you manage it and you do it jointly with others, we've had several discussions with our American partners and I'm convinced the Americans will eventually commit to this dynamic because it's the way forward for the world.

  4. Jorge Londono:

    We are working jointly with all institutions on the worst-case scenario, which is the breaking of the dam, which would provoke a huge flood in down-river municipalities, that's a catastrophic scenario.

  5. Scott McCoy:

    I think Roy Moore is virulently anti-gay, the majority bent over backwards and went through legal gymnastics to not recognize the The Georgia adoption decree where this couple agreed the children would be raised jointly and parent them together.

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