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regularly

[reg-yuh-ler-lee]
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  1. at regular times or intervals.
  2. according to plan, custom, etc.
  3. usually; ordinarily: The dress is regularly $45 but is now on sale for $30.

Origin of regularly

First recorded in 1520–30; regular + -ly
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Word Origin and History for regularly

adv.

1520s, "at proper times," from regular + -ly (2). Meaning "in accordance with rules" is from 1560s.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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