- a periodical issued every three months.
Origin of quarterly
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Examples from the Web for quarterly
If Gentleman's Quarterly comes by for a photo spread, Palmer won't have to put a single sock in a hamper.Will the Real Jim Palmer Please Stand Up
September 27, 2014
This was the worst quarterly economic performance since the first quarter of 2009.How Obamacare Helped Crash the Economy
June 25, 2014
A bar chart showing quarterly GDP growth resembles the teeth of a saw, not a picket fence.The U.S. Economy Had a Hiccup, Not a Heart Attack, This Year
May 29, 2014
Bernheimer is a well-known American fairy-tale writer, and Hunt is the editor of the Denver Quarterly.An Edward Hopper Novel?
The Daily Beast
April 18, 2014
Its nominal charter was publishing, more or less quarterly, a humor magazine.Doug Kenney: The Odd Comic Genius Behind ‘Animal House’ and National Lampoon
Robert Sam Anson
March 1, 2014
His poem "Endymion" was criticised severely in the Quarterly Review.Graded Poetry: Second Year
Also it should be a semi-monthly, or at least accompanied by a quarterly and annual.
Her admiration of the Edinburgh and Quarterly Reviews was great and similar.Vivian Grey
Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
Their names were entered in Class, and they received their quarterly tickets.The Manxman
I hope you will consider a quarterly or at least an annual in the near future.
- occurring, done, paid, etc, at intervals of three months
- of, relating to, or consisting of a quarter
- a periodical issued every three months
- once every three months
- heraldry into or in quartersa shield divided quarterly
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Word Origin and History for quarterly
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