Definition of mutually in US English:

mutually

adverb

  • With mutual action; in a mutual relationship.

    as submodifier ‘adoption and fostering are not necessarily mutually exclusive alternatives’
    • ‘I would not see the two as mutually exclusive, but rather running together.’
    • ‘Motherhood and modelling seemed mutually exclusive to her, and it took her a while to realise they needn't be.’
    • ‘Get out and network with new people - look for mutually beneficial strategic partnerships.’
    • ‘In a mutually beneficial arrangement the club will lend the fun run organisers the watch.’
    • ‘Seeing two mutually antagonistic peoples interact at gunpoint provides ample dramatic tension.’
    • ‘So we were hopeful that we would be able to come to mutually agreeable arrangements.’
    • ‘Shop bosses need to negotiate arrangements with employees that are mutually satisfactory.’
    • ‘The relationship proved mutually beneficial as they supported each other's prolific output.’
    • ‘Certainly, their most impressive performances are often mutually exclusive.’
    • ‘For such mutually beneficial cooperation to develop, we need to be able to talk to each other.’
    • ‘With thanks for your interest, we look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship.’
    • ‘Theoretically it should have the makings of a mutually beneficial relationship.’
    • ‘Not that it's a competition, nor that the two are necessarily mutually exclusive.’
    • ‘It's a mutually loving relationship which makes for the deepest fulfilment.’
    • ‘Both are inevitable but at the same time they are mutually exclusive.’
    • ‘You may wish to propose to your neighbour that a structural engineer is mutually appointed and the cost is split equally.’
    • ‘As a tenant you should be able to enjoy a mutually beneficial relationship with your landlord.’
    • ‘From this viewpoint, the two categories are therefore mutually exclusive.’
    • ‘We'd been promising each other dinner for some months, and finally found a date that was mutually agreeable.’
    • ‘The problem is that the two types of use are not necessarily mutually exclusive.’
    together, in partnership, in cooperation, cooperatively, in collaboration, in conjunction, in concert, in combination, as one, mutually
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Pronunciation

mutually

/ˈmjutʃ(u)əli//ˈmyo͞oCH(o͞o)əlē/