1. [ adverb ] in a mutual or shared manner
Synonyms: mutually

"the agreement was mutually satisfactory" "the goals of the negotiators were not reciprocally exclusive"

Related terms: reciprocal mutual reciprocal
2. [ adverb ] (often followed by `for') in exchange or in reciprocation
Synonyms: in_return

"gave up our seats on the plane and in return received several hundred dollars and seats on the next plane out" "we get many benefits in return for our taxes"

Related terms: reciprocal reciprocal
3. [ adverb ] in an inverse or contrary manner
Synonyms: inversely

"inversely related" "wavelength and frequency are, of course, related reciprocally"- F.A.Geldard

Related terms: reciprocal inverse reciprocal reciprocal
Similar spelling:   reciprocal