What does the word corresponding mean?

Usage examples for 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 by 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 by Thomas de Quincey
  3. Maurice was never the lover corresponding most nearly with an ideal of greensick maiden dreams. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie