appropriately appropriately  /ə ˈproʊ pri ɪt li/


  • (adv) in an appropriate manner



  1. In 1909, they met their appropriately gory end, undone by two new enemies, the federates and the 20th century.
  2. I'd be appropriately cautious if I worked in a high-profile place like the upper tiers of the federal government, major media outlets and large multinational American corporations.
  3. The people who are misinformed by these untruths are the readers of his material and those who publish his work without appropriately verifying his assertions.


  1. Google+ gets notification improvements across devices, new Android app

    Today, Google announced it's making some improvements to its social network, both on the web as well as on the Android and iOS apps . The company's own Vic Gundotra has -- appropriately -- taken to Google+ to share that notifications have been improved all around, making them "much easier to use across mobile and desktop." Additionally, these notifications now tout a new bell icon which lets ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Engadget

  2. You Can Now Pay $795 To Shoot A Gun From A Helicopter

    When you pony up for the appropriately titled Helicopter Sniper Adventure near Denton, Texas, you get "the ultimate opportunity to test and challenge your marksmanship skills as you fly through various obstacles while shooting from a Helicopter!" [ more › ]
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Austinist

  3. USGA introduces "While We're Young" initiative

    ARDMORE, Pa. -- In response to golf's pace of play epidemic, the USGA has announced a unique, lighthearted initiative designed to raise awareness and inspire action toward speeding up play. Named appropriately after the famous line uttered by Rodney Dangerfield's character in Caddyshack, "While We're Young" was conceived to combat the four fundamental causes of slow play: player behavior, course ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: via Yahoo! Sports


  1. "The Federal Reserve is working to ensure that compensation packages appropriately tie rewards to longer-term performance and do not create undue risk for the firm or the financial system," said Fed chairman Ben Bernanke.
    on Oct 22, 2009 By: Ben Bernanke Source: AFP

  2. "You may be assured that the president's assertion here comports with prior practices in similar contexts, and that it has been appropriately documented," Fielding wrote.
    on Jul 9, 2007 By: Fred Fielding Source: ABC News

  3. "Based on everything we currently know, the Blackwater team acted appropriately while operating in a very complex war zone on Sept. 16," Prince said in prepared testimony for a packed hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform...
    on Oct 2, 2007 By: Erik Prince Source:

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