[ bahy-week-lee ]
/ baɪˈwik li /
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occurring every two weeks.
occurring twice a week; semiweekly.
noun, plural bi·week·lies.
a periodical issued every other week.
every two weeks.
twice a week.
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words often confused with biweekly
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH biweekly1. bimonthly, biweekly , semimonthly (see confusables note at bi-1)2. biweekly , semiweekly
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How to use biweekly in a sentence
For a person making $50,000, that cut meant an extra $1,000 in income, or about $40 for every bi-weekly paycheck.Why Walmart Will Be Hurt by the Fiscal Cliff|Daniel Gross|December 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Robert J. Samuelson has written a bi-weekly column for Newsweek since 1984.How Obama's State of the Union Muddied the Budget Debate|Robert J. Samuelson|January 26, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The penny bi-weekly broadside of session 1823-4 was almost wholly dedicated to Momus.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. XXII (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
The Essex Institute has its Field-meetings,its pleasant bi-weekly summer visits into the country, and is everywhere welcome.A New Atmosphere|Gail Hamilton
The most comfortable and considerably the cheapest is by the bi-weekly steamer down the Mekong.Where the Strange Trails Go Down|E. Alexander Powell
They worked it all up from the boiler-plate war news in the Bi-weekly and Luke's school geography.The Best Short Stories of 1917|Various
These were bi-weekly, with various possibilities of casual arrivals besides.The Blind Mother and The Last Confession|Hall Caine
British Dictionary definitions for biweekly
/ (baɪˈwiːklɪ) /
every two weeks
(often avoided because of confusion with sense 1) twice a week; semiweeklySee bi- 1
noun plural -lies
a periodical published every two weeks
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