accordingly accordingly  /ə ˈkɔr dɪŋ li/

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) (sentence connectors) because of the reason given
  2. (adv) in accordance with

Usage(s):

  1. Officials expect this year's total number to dip to near 100, hopefully dragging down the murder rate accordingly.
  2. But the idea gaining the most momentumand controversyis merit pay, which attempts to measure the quality of teachers' work and pay teachers accordingly.
  3. They don't see an immigration law that really is enforced firmly and fairly, and they act accordingly.

News

  1. Flood of kindness

    A little hard work goes a long way. And since Morris Community High School students did a lot of hard work volunteering their time during the April flood, Elliott Manor senior citizen apartments wanted to thank them accordingly.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Morris Daily Herald

  2. Wall Street Realizes Myriad Genetics Monopoly on Breast Cancer Risk Tests Is Done

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (TheStreet) -- Myriad Genetics' monopoly on genetic testing for breast cancer risk has been torn down by the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on human gene patents Thursday. One day later, Wall Street analysts are reacting accordingly. Sell side does an abrupt about face on $MYGN - after glowing reviews yesterday - both ML and RBC downgrade - CSFB very negative comments— Ian ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: TheStreet.com

  3. Vietnam-airline.org launches "Cheap ticket for summer holiday" program

    Vietnam-airline.org has launched a special program entitled “Cheap Tickets For Summer Holiday”, applied from now till July 25th. Accordingly, customers joining the program can get many big offers from Vietnam-airline.org. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10830311.htm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "If North Korea continues to make the right choices, it can repair its relationship with the international community. ...... If North Korea makes the wrong choices, the United States and its partners in the six-party talks will act accordingly,"...
    on Jun 26, 2008 By: President Bush Source: TIME

  2. "Our players' response to this particular composite ball has been consistently negative, and we are acting accordingly," Stern said in a statement released by the league last night.
    on Dec 11, 2006 By: David Stern Source: New York Times

  3. "General Petraeus is clearly qualified for this position and, accordingly, I voted in favor of his confirmation," said Sen. Russ Feingold (D-Wis.), a leading war critic. "But regardless of who is in command, the president's current strategy...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Russ Feingold Source: Politico

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