Definition of similarly in English:


Line breaks: simi|lar¦ly
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪmələli


[usually as submodifier]
  • 1In a similar way: a similarly priced property
    More example sentences
    • When I saw that Bosch appliances were now similarly priced to Zanussi, I got suspicious.
    • It also has a class and breeding that sets it apart from its similarly priced German rivals.
    • This corresponds to a similarly animated and rebellious stratum of western society.
  • 1.1 [sentence adverb] Used to indicate a similarity between two facts or events: The diaries of politicians tend to be self-justificatory. Similarly, autobiographies may be idealized
    More example sentences
    • Similarly, the following question, asked by Laertes of Claudius, demonstrates the same direct questioning.

More definitions of similarly

Definition of similarly in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
a small amount; a little