What is another word for appropriately?

Synonyms for appropriatelyap·pro·pri·ate·ly

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term appropriately.


  1. appropriatelyadverb


  2. appropriatelyadverb


Princeton's WordNet

  1. appropriately, suitably, fittingly, befittingly, fitlyadverb

    in an appropriate manner

    "he was appropriately dressed"

    fitly, fittingly, befittingly, suitably

    unsuitably, inappropriately

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "appropriately":

    properly, adequately, duly, suitably, correctly, appropriate, rightly, accordingly, due

How to pronounce appropriately?

How to say appropriately in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use appropriately in a sentence?

  1. Polk County:

    No one in that house, that night, intended for those babies to have that event that occurred, obviously the 3-year-old's not going to be charged with a criminal event, for obvious reasons. That child can't be held accountable for his conduct -- there is absolutely no reason to think that that was an intentional act other than he was a baby playing with what he saw was some sort of toy. But, we will hold the adults appropriately criminally liable for the conduct.

  2. Jeff Simpson:

    Our officers are some of the best trained in the country and we welcome the accountability that comes with our job, after consultation with our Lodge Counsel, we believe the officers acted appropriately within the scope of their duties.

  3. Peter Cook:

    China has consistently dedicated itself to maintaining maritime and air safety in accordance with international laws and norms, and to establishing mutual military trust with other countries to appropriately manage differences.

  4. State Department spokesman John Kirby:

    He can't prevent somebody from emailing him if they have (the address for) his private email account, but when that happens we have a process in place ... so that that traffic is appropriately captured.

  5. Joshua Coleman:

    Many people have a powerful need and desire to be with family during the holidays. This is both for the companionship and to provide support, that reality may short out their capacity to appropriately weigh that desire against the risk of contagion. In addition, Contemporary Families're used to associating contagious diseases with the demonstration of obvious symptoms or distress. So the absence of those may also cause people to ignore the very real dangers of potential infection.

Images & Illustrations of appropriately

  1. appropriately

Translations for appropriately

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for appropriately »


Find a translation for the appropriately synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"appropriately." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 30 Nov. 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/appropriately>.

Discuss these appropriately synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for appropriately?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    Which of the following terms is not a synonym of "spread out"?
    • A. concentrated
    • B. dissipate
    • C. circularise
    • D. unfold

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for appropriately: