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monthly

[ muhnth-lee ]
/ ˈmʌnθ li /
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adjective
noun, plural month·lies.
a periodical published once a month.
Sometimes monthlies. Informal. a menstrual period.
adverb
once a month; by the month.
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Origin of monthly

First recorded in 1525–35; month + -ly

OTHER WORDS FROM monthly

half-monthly, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for monthly

monthly
/ (ˈmʌnθlɪ) /

adjective
occurring, done, appearing, payable, etc, once every month
lasting or valid for a montha monthly subscription
adverb
once a month
noun plural -lies
a book, periodical, magazine, etc, published once a month
informal a menstrual period
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