What does the word accordingly mean?

Usage examples for accordingly

  1. Somerled realized that nothing was to be done with the child for the moment, and accordingly did nothing, except to stand beside her. – The Heather-Moon by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  2. Accordingly I set off. – The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave Trade by the British Parliament (1808), Vol. I by Thomas Clarkson
  3. Accordingly, he went in search of him, while the rest set out on the hunt as usual. – Indian Boyhood by [AKA Ohiyesa], Charles A. Eastman