corresponding

  • 1 corresponding — cor‧res‧pon‧ding [ˌkɒrˈspɒndɪŋ ǁ ˌkɔːrspɑːn , ˌkɑː ] adjective [only before a noun] 1. similar to the one you have just mentioned: • Profits for June showed an increase of 1.5% compared to the corresponding period last year. 2. resulting from… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 Corresponding — Cor re*spond ing, a. 1. Answering; conformable; agreeing; suiting; as, corresponding numbers. [1913 Webster] 2. Carrying on intercourse by letters. [1913 Webster] {Corresponding member of a society}, one residing at a distance, who has been… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 corresponding — I adjective accordant, agreeing, akin, analogous, answerable, apposite, coequal, coextensive, cognate, coincidental, coinciding, collateral, commensurate, comparable, compatible, concerted, concomitant, concordant, conformable, congenial,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 corresponding to — index comparative, tantamount Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 corresponding — (adj.) 1570s, pp. adj. from CORRESPOND (Cf. correspond). Not common until 19c., when it took on the adj. function of CORRESPONDENT (Cf. correspondent). Related: Correspondingly (1836) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 corresponding — adj correlative, complementary, complemental, *reciprocal, convertible Analogous words: similar, analogous, *like, parallel, comparable …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 corresponding — [adj] equivalent, matching agnate, akin, alike, analogous, answering, comparable, complementary, consonant, correlative, correspondent, coterminus, identical, interrelated, kin, kindred, like, parallel, reciprocal, similar, synonymous,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 8 corresponding — correspondingly, adv. /kawr euh spon ding, kor /, adj. 1. identical in all essentials or respects: corresponding fingerprints. 2. similar in position, purpose, form, etc.: corresponding officials in two states. 3. associated in a working or other …

    Universalium

  • 9 corresponding — cor|re|spond|ing [ ,kɔrə spandıŋ ] adjective only before noun ** 1. ) related to or connected with something: Investment in the subway will bring a corresponding improvement in services. corresponding increase/decrease/decline/fall: Rising… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 corresponding */*/ — UK [ˌkɒrɪˈspɒndɪŋ] / US [ˌkɔrəˈspɑndɪŋ] adjective [only before noun] 1) related to or connected with something Investment in the railways will bring a corresponding improvement in services. corresponding increase/decrease/decline/fall: Rising… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 corresponding — cor•re•spond•ing [[t]ˌkɔr əˈspɒn dɪŋ, ˌkɒr [/t]] adj. 1) cvb identical in all essentials or respects: corresponding fingerprints[/ex] 2) cvb similar in position, purpose, form, etc.: corresponding officials in two states[/ex] 3) cvb associated in …

    From formal English to slang

  • 12 corresponding — adjective Date: 1579 1. a. having or participating in the same relationship (as kind, degree, position, correspondence, or function) especially with regard to the same or like wholes (as geometric figures or sets) < corresponding parts of similar …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13 corresponding — adjective 1. accompanying (Freq. 9) all rights carry with them corresponding responsibilities • Similar to: ↑related, ↑related to 2. similar especially in position or purpose (Freq. 7) a number of corresponding diagonal points …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 14 corresponding — adj. corresponding to * * * [ˌkɒrɪ spɒndɪŋ] corresponding to …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 15 corresponding — cor|re|spon|ding [ˌkɔrıˈspɔndıŋ US ˌko:rıˈspa:n , ˌka: ] adj [only before noun] 1.) caused by or connected with something you have already mentioned ▪ The war, and the corresponding fall in trade, have had a devastating effect on the country. 2.) …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 corresponding — adjective (only before noun) 1 caused by or dependent on something you have already mentioned: The war, and the corresponding fall in trade, have had a devastating effect on the country. 2 having similar qualities or a similar position to… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 Corresponding — Correspond Cor re*spond (k?r r? sp?nd ), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Corresponded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Corresponding}.] [Pref. cor + respond: cf. f. correspondre.] 1. To be like something else in the dimensions and arrangement of its parts; followed by… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 corresponding — adj. Corresponding is used with these nouns: ↑decrease, ↑increase, ↑rise …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 19 corresponding — 1. noun action of the verb to correspond 2. adjective that have a similar relationship …

    Wiktionary

  • 20 corresponding — Synonyms and related words: accordant, affirmative, agnate, agreeable, agreeing, akin, alike, all one, all the same, amicable, anal, analogous, answerable, answering, at one, attuned, bourgeois, coequal, coexistent, coexisting, coextensive,… …

    Moby Thesaurus