Definition of similarly in English:

similarly

adverb

usually as submodifier
  • 1In a similar way.

    ‘a similarly priced property’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘This means that every new trough will be at a higher price and every new peak will be similarly higher.’
    • ‘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 last time was a couple of months ago, and it was similarly deadly.’
    • ‘Generating a figure for mobile phone use would be similarly difficult.’
    • ‘Maybe others can enlighten me, and anyone else who is similarly curious.’
    • ‘The whole concept of the scout, insidiously checking that we behave, is similarly ridiculous.’
    • ‘The power, glamour and authority of business, roaming the Net, will similarly increase.’
    • ‘The eviction similarly feels too didactic to be dramatic and too staged to be convincingly informative.’
    • ‘A number of museums and galleries have suffered similarly in recent years.’
    • ‘The shower room, made by his carpenter friend Tom Brown, was similarly inspired by a Japanese look.’
    • ‘Another has a similarly painted blue surface on which the artists have placed polystyrene to resemble ice.’
    • ‘It would be no surprise to see others follow with similarly drastic measures if we are to avoid some heavy casualties.’
    • ‘Solar power has the potential to provide a similarly limitless capacity.’
    • ‘They were similarly drunk, though not on the point of collapse just yet.’
    • ‘The intimacy of the mobile phone creates a similarly fragmented network of communication and desire.’
    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/