in a way that shows a general but not exact resemblance:The lab charges anywhere from $50 to $100 per blood test; other procedures are priced similarly.
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- non·sim·i·lar·ly, adverb
- qua·si-sim·i·lar·ly, adverb
- un·sim·i·lar·ly, adverb
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How to use similarly in a sentence
In 2019, Limbaugh made similar comments about Hurricane Dorian.Political rhetoric may impact your hurricane preparedness | Ula Chrobak | September 11, 2020 | Popular-Science
This is a similar model to the one that Apple already approved for the third-party app catalog, GameClub.Apple revises App Store rules to permit game streaming apps, clarify in-app purchases and more | Sarah Perez | September 11, 2020 | TechCrunch
Now, Musk has said on Twitter that he hopes to one day provide similar air filtration along with home HVAC systems.Elon Musk says Tesla will ‘one day’ produce ‘super efficient home HVAC’ with HEPA filtering | Darrell Etherington | September 11, 2020 | TechCrunch
When a user watches a video through to the end, it triggers TikTok to pull similar content into that user’s feed to keep them coming back for more.Unpacking the TikTok algorithm: Three reasons why it’s the most addictive social network | Brian Freeman | September 11, 2020 | Search Engine Watch
Which is actually similar to the thumbdrive controller that sorts through all the electronics on BMW’s new K1600s.
And now, similarly, former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee: "Bend over and take it like a prisoner!"Huckabee 2016: Bend Over and Take It Like a Prisoner! | Olivia Nuzzi | January 8, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
similarly, a recent NPR report covered the challenges many police departments are having recruiting officers of color.
A year before he had similarly arrived with news of the Boston Tea Party.
And an anonymous junior in a fraternity at Emory University feels similarly.
The early reaction to Shami closing his account is similarly alarmed.
The Imperial Parliament will never concede that right, nor will any Legislature similarly constituted.Glances at Europe | Horace Greeley
Sir Thomas de la Moore mentions long transverse trenches, similarly covered so as to bear men aware of them, but not horses.King Robert the Bruce | A. F. Murison
similarly, the next year, he found the July heat almost beyond endurance.The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries | Charles G. Harper
similarly, if you say "Mali" and pull his trunk forward, he will gradually learn that that is the signal to walk.Kari the Elephant | Dhan Gopal Mukerji
similarly occupied were the lifeboats of Deal, Walmer, and other places along the coast.The Floating Light of the Goodwin Sands | R.M. Ballantyne