ADV: usu ADV with cl/group, also ADV before v
You use coincidentally when you want to draw attention to a coincidence.

Coincidentally, I had once found myself in a similar situation...

They immediately got in touch with Dr Ting who was, purely coincidentally, also in California...

Two Manchester City fans, Geoff Watts and Howard Davies, coincidentally wrote similar letters to the club.

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • coincidentally — 1837, from coincidental (c.1800), from COINCIDENT (Cf. coincident) + AL (Cf. al) (1) …   Etymology dictionary

  • coincidentally — adverb Date: 1837 1. in a coincidental manner ; by coincidence < lonely singles who meet coincidentally and click People > 2. it is or seems coincidental that < coincidentally, the dog died exactly one year after his owner did > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • coincidentally — co|in|ci|den|tal|ly [ kou,ınsı dentli ] adverb used for saying that something happens by chance: Coincidentally, she lives next door to my mother …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • coincidentally — UK [kəʊˌɪnsɪˈdent(ə)lɪ] / US [koʊˌɪnsɪˈdent(ə)lɪ] adverb used for saying that something happens by chance Coincidentally, she lives next door to my mother …   English dictionary

  • coincidentally — coincidence ► NOUN 1) a remarkable concurrence of events or circumstances without apparent causal connection. 2) correspondence in nature or in time of occurrence. DERIVATIVES coincident adjective coincidental adjective coincidentally adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • coincidentally — See coincidental. * * * …   Universalium

  • coincidentally — adverb In a coincidental manner …   Wiktionary

  • coincidentally — adv. fortuitously, by chance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • coincidentally — co·in·ci·den·tal·ly …   English syllables

  • coincidentally — adverb happening at the same time • Syn: ↑coincidently • Derived from adjective: ↑coincident (for: ↑coincidently), ↑coincidental …   Useful english dictionary

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