Definition of severally in English:



  • Separately or individually; each in turn.

    ‘the partners are jointly and severally liable’
    • ‘Further, in the partnership form individual partners are jointly and severally liable.’
    • ‘Actual power, however, is exercised through a network of security forces held severally, and competitively, at the centre.’
    • ‘Outlining the case to jurors, Ms Rector said: ‘All three are severally mentally handicapped.’’
    • ‘For example, some practices are perpetuated as the members of a group are severally replaced.’
    • ‘Of these 53% of children were found to be undernourished and 21% severally undernourished.’
    separately, individually, singly, discretely
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