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similarly

[ sim-uh-ler ]SEE DEFINITION OF similarly
  • adv.likewise
  • adv.in a like manner

Synonyms for similarly

  • alike
  • correspondingly
  • equivalently
  • furthermore
  • in addition
  • so
  • then as well
  • thus
  • too
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Antonyms for similarly

  • differently
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SIMILARLY

As likewise,' added John, 'similarly was her gen-teel family.'

The Preparatory Schools of Ruffianism are similarly borne with.

Accommodation for the baggage was provided in a similarly practical manner.

Similarly, the association of ideas is passive, and in consequence is a kind of passion.

Similarly the death of either sex of the panurus is said to be fatal to its companion.

Put another layer of herrings on the top, and sprinkle them similarly.

Perhaps these are Indian names; similarly, perhaps they are not.

She is to be similarly trained both in bodily and mental exercises.

We should answer: In what relates to the making of likenesses, and similarly of other things.

As for Ruggles, only he who has been similarly placed can appreciate his trial.

WORD ORIGIN

"having characteristics in common," 1610s (earlier similary, 1560s), from French similaire, from a Medieval Latin extended form of Latin similis "like, resembling," from Old Latin semol "together," from PIE root *sem- (1) "one, as one, together with" (see same). The noun meaning "that which is similar" is from 1650s. Related: Similarly.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SIMILARLY

alike

adverbsimilarly

closely

adverbapproximately, carefully

comparatively

adverbrelatively
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