Definitions, Meanings, Synonyms, Examples and Famous Quotes of according in English


UK /əˈkɔːd /

US /əˈkɔːrd /

- See also accord



according in a sentence | according example sentences

According to instructions

According to historians

According to Gen.

According to Joshua xviii.

According to Numbers xxi.

Quotes and Sayings about "according"


"...nothing ever happens quickly (except when it does). Nothing is ever, ever easy (except when it is). And, most of all, nothing ever goes perfectly according to plan (except in the movies)."

--- Ally Carter

"The only stable principle of government is equality according to proportion, and for every man to enjoy his own."

--- Aristotle

"God is self-evident, impersonal, omniscient, the Knower and the Master of nature, the Lord of all. He is behind all worship and it is being done according to Him, whether we know it or not."

--- Swami Vivekananda

"Democracy is such a framework that everyone has the right to live their lives, fix their goals, their aims, their dreams and the ways to achieve them according to their own choice."

--- Narendra Modi

"These groups within a society can he distinguished according as to whether, like an army or an orchestra, they function as a single body; or whether they are united merely to defend their common interests and otherwise function as separate individuals."

--- Herbert Read