corresponding

Part of speech: adverb

Correspondingly.

Part of speech: adjective

Correspondent; similar; with to.

Part of speech: adjective

Carrying on a correspondence; followed by with.

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Usage examples "corresponding":

  1. They shall be all numbered as they are done; corresponding numbers shall be written inside folded pieces of card and well mixed together; you shall pick out any one card you like; you shall declare the number written within; and, good or bad, the story that answers to that number shall be the story that is read. - "The Queen of Hearts", Wilkie Collins Last Updated: January 3, 2009.
  2. That objection, as it applies only to the degree of the difficulty, might be met by a corresponding degree of mental energy; such a thing may be supposed, at least. - "Biographical Essays", Thomas de Quincey.
  3. Maurice was never the lover corresponding most nearly with an ideal of greensick maiden dreams. - "Carnival", Compton Mackenzie.