Definition of similarly in English:

similarly

adverb

  • 1usually as submodifier In a similar way.

    ‘a similarly priced property’
    • ‘Maybe others can enlighten me, and anyone else who is similarly curious.’
    • ‘When I saw that Bosch appliances were now similarly priced to Zanussi, I got suspicious.’
    • ‘Another has a similarly painted blue surface on which the artists have placed polystyrene to resemble ice.’
    • ‘They were similarly drunk, though not on the point of collapse just yet.’
    • ‘It also has a class and breeding that sets it apart from its similarly priced German rivals.’
    • ‘He adopts a similarly impressive cloak to go with his new identity as super hero.’
    • ‘This case is indistinguishable from Pirelli and must be decided similarly.’
    • ‘In December, an Arab-American Secret Service agent was similarly banned from a flight.’
    • ‘The intimacy of the mobile phone creates a similarly fragmented network of communication and desire.’
    • ‘The power, glamour and authority of business, roaming the Net, will similarly increase.’
    • ‘Solar power has the potential to provide a similarly limitless capacity.’
    • ‘A number of museums and galleries have suffered similarly in recent years.’
    • ‘The whole concept of the scout, insidiously checking that we behave, is similarly ridiculous.’
    • ‘It would be no surprise to see others follow with similarly drastic measures if we are to avoid some heavy casualties.’
    • ‘This corresponds to a similarly animated and rebellious stratum of western society.’
    • ‘The last time was a couple of months ago, and it was similarly deadly.’
    • ‘Generating a figure for mobile phone use would be similarly difficult.’
    • ‘The eviction similarly feels too didactic to be dramatic and too staged to be convincingly informative.’
    • ‘The shower room, made by his carpenter friend Tom Brown, was similarly inspired by a Japanese look.’
    • ‘This means that every new trough will be at a higher price and every new peak will be similarly higher.’
    likewise, in similar fashion, in like manner, comparably, correspondingly, uniformly, indistinguishably, closely, analogously, homogeneously, in parallel, equivalently, in the same way, the same, identically, by the same token
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    1. 1.1sentence 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’
      • ‘Similarly, the following question, asked by Laertes of Claudius, demonstrates the same direct questioning.’
      likewise, in similar fashion, in like manner, comparably, correspondingly, uniformly, indistinguishably, closely, analogously, homogeneously, in parallel, equivalently, in the same way, the same, identically, by the same token
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Pronunciation

similarly

/ˈsɪmələli/