What does the word severally mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Individually.

Usage examples for severally

  1. Light has certain properties, and so has water, and so has every distinct order of vegetable or animal life, which make them to be what they severally are, and which cannot be severed from them otherwise than by the destruction of their very nature. – Modern Atheism under its forms of Pantheism, Materialism, Secularism, Development, and Natural Laws by James Buchanan
  2. The original influence of Arminius had however been so great that when the preachers of Holland had been severally called on by a synod to sign the Heidelberg Catechism, many of them refused. – The Life of John of Barneveld, 1609-15, Volume I. by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009
  3. Every moment, every hour, all over the world, there are souls like ours, barred severally within their own shut gardens, refusing to open the doors! – The Life Everlasting: A Reality of Romance by Marie Corelli