Definition of “similarly” - English Dictionary

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“similarly” in British English

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similarlyadverb

uk /ˈsɪm.ɪ.lə.li/ us /ˈsɪm.ə.lɚ.li/

C1 in a similar way:

The children were similarly dressed.
Cars must stop at red traffic lights: similarly, bicycles have to stop too.

More examples

  • I was brought up to be polite. Similarly, I have tried to teach my own children good manners.
  • The two books are similarly structured.
  • The teams were similarly equipped.
  • Similarly, Greg's own mother died when he was young.

(Definition of “similarly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)