Definition of 'respectively'
Example sentences containing 'respectively'
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They finished those campaigns first, third and tenth respectively. The Sun (2016)Scotland and Northern Ireland featured the least with four and two per cent respectively. Computing (2010)The two were second and third respectively last year. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The pair look comfortable in second and third respectively. The Sun (2016)Switzerland and France are in second and third place respectively. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The clubs who finish first and second get the important home play-off semifinal against fourth and third respectively. The Sun (2015)Typical returns are 8% and 11% respectively before charges. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The two deals will pay 0.5% and 1% respectively. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The funds are are up 11% and 16% respectively over a year. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They give us an average of 0.9 and 1.1 points respectively. The Sun (2008)A lack of IT and financial management expertise came in second and third place respectively. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'respectively'
British English: respectively /rɪˈspɛktɪvlɪ/ ADVERB
Respectively means in the same order as the items you have just mentioned.
Only the port and starboard lifeboats got away, with 42 and 39 people on board respectively.
- American English: respectively
- Arabic: على التَرْتِيب
- Brazilian Portuguese: respectivamente
- Chinese: 分别地
- Croatian: pojedinačno
- Czech: v tomto pořadí
- Danish: respekt
- Dutch: respectievelijk
- European Spanish: respectivamente
- Finnish: siinä järjestyksessä
- French: respectivement
- German: beziehungsweise
- Greek: αντίστοιχα
- Italian: rispettivamente
- Japanese: それぞれ
- Korean: 각각
- Norwegian: respektivt
- Polish: odpowiednio
- European Portuguese: respetivamente
- Romanian: respectiv
- Russian: соответственно
- Spanish: respectivamente
- Swedish: respektive
- Thai: ตามลำดับ
- Turkish: sırasıyla
- Ukrainian: відповідно
- Vietnamese: theo thứ tự
Definition of respectively from the Collins English Dictionary
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