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Yearly definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

YEARLY, a.
1. Annual; happening; accruing or coming every year; as a yearly rent or income.
2. Lasting a year; as a yearly plant.
3. Comprehending a year; as the yearly circuit or revolution of the earth.
YEARLY, adv. Annually; once a year; as blessings yearly bestowed.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: occurring or payable every year; "an annual trip to Paris"; "yearly medical examinations"; "annual (or yearly) income" [syn: annual, yearly] n
1: a reference book that is published regularly once every year [syn: annual, yearly, yearbook] adv
1: without missing a year; "they travel to China annually" [syn: annually, yearly, every year, each year]

Merriam Webster's

I. adjective Date: before 12th century 1. reckoned by the year 2. occurring, appearing, made, done, or acted upon every year or once a year ; annual II. adverb Date: before 12th century every year ; annually

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. & adv. --adj. 1 done, produced, or occurring once a year. 2 of or lasting a year. --adv. once a year; from year to year. Etymology: OE gearlic, -lice (as YEAR)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Yearly Year"ly, a. [AS. ge['a]rlic.] 1. Happening, accruing, or coming every year; annual; as, a yearly income; a yearly feast. 2. Lasting a year; as, a yearly plant. 3. Accomplished in a year; as, the yearly circuit, or revolution, of the earth. --Shak.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Yearly Year"ly, adv. [AS. ge['a]rlice.] Annually; once a year to year; as, blessings yearly bestowed. Yearly will I do this rite. --Shak.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

1. A yearly event happens once a year or every year. The seven major industrial countries will have their yearly meeting in London. = annual ADJ: ADJ n Yearly is also an adverb. Clients normally pay fees in advance, monthly, quarterly, or yearly. = annually ADV: ADV after v 2. You use yearly to describe something such as an amount that relates to a period of one year. In Holland, the government sets a yearly budget for health care. = annual ADJ: ADJ n Yearly is also an adverb. Novello says college students will spend $4.2 billion yearly on alcoholic beverages. = annually ADV: ADV after v

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

I. a. Annual. See anniversary, a. II. ad. 1. Annually, once a year, every year. 2. By the year, per annum.

Moby Thesaurus

annual, annually, biannual, biennial, bimonthly, biweekly, catamenial, centenary, centennial, daily, decennial, diurnal, fortnightly, hebdomadal, hourly, menstrual, momentary, momently, monthly, per annum, perennial, perennially, quarterly, quotidian, regular, regularly, secular, semestral, semiannual, semimonthly, semiweekly, semiyearly, tertian, triennial, weekly, year after year




 


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