by the same token

jelentése / meaning:
hasonlóképpen, ugyanezen az alapon, továbbá

for a similar reason, in a similar manner

példák / examples:

  • Tom: I really got cheated! Bob: You think they've cheated you, but, by the same token, they believe that you've cheated them.
  • For example, if you write in all caps it may appear as though you are shouting. By the same token, do not type in all lower case because it may suggest laziness. (email correspondence)
  • By the same token, that same contract will likely be totally inappropriate for many other types of situations.
  • By the same token, this example is not valid.
  • But, by the same token, you can lose time if you try to run analyses on models that aren't built for it.