yearly

yearly

synonyms, antonyms, definitions, examples & translations of yearly in English

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English

Etymology

From Middle English yeerly, yerely, from Old English ġēarlīc (yearly, of the year, annual), equivalent to year +‎ -ly. Cognate with Scots yerelie (yearly), Saterland Frisian jierelk (yearly), West Frisian jierliks (yearly), Dutch jaarlijks (yearly), German jährlich (yearly), Swedish årlig (yearly), Icelandic árlegur (yearly).

Pronunciation

Adjective

yearly (not comparable)

  1. Happening once every year.
    a yearly income
    Christmas is a yearly celebration.

Synonyms

  • annual
  • per annum
  • perennial

Translations

Adverb

yearly (not comparable)

  1. Once a year.
  2. Every year.

Synonyms

  • annually
  • perennially

Translations

Noun

yearly (plural yearlies)

  1. Something that is published once a year.

Translations

Anagrams

  • yarely

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