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weekly

[ week-lee ]SEE DEFINITION OF weekly
  • as inperiodic
  • as injournal
  • as inmagazine
  • as innewspaper
  • as inpaper
  • as inperiodical

Synonyms for weekly

  • annual
  • intermittent
  • monthly
  • occasional
  • recurrent
  • recurring
  • regular
  • repeated
  • routine
  • seasonal
  • sporadic
  • yearly
  • periodical
  • alternate
  • at various times
  • centennial
  • cyclic
  • cyclical
  • daily
  • epochal
  • every once in a while
  • every so often
  • fluctuating
  • hourly
  • infrequent
  • isochronal
  • isochronous
  • on certain occasions
  • on-again-off-again
  • orbital
  • perennial
  • rhythmic
  • serial
  • spasmodic
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Antonyms for weekly

  • constant
  • unusual
  • continual
  • irregular
  • lasting
  • permanent
  • variable
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WEEKLY

She amused herself by showing Fritz the pictures in an illustrated weekly.

Since their recent return, our friend has yielded to a weekly visit, but that is the utmost.

It must be, with such genius, tact and experience, all that a weekly periodical can be.

Mr. Morris has drawn them just as they are leaving their school for their weekly parade.

Then he was a trifle disappointed that she had not brought him his weekly paper.

My father has taken Harper's Weekly twenty-three years, and has it all bound.

Ready money should be paid for all such things as come not into weekly bills, and even for them some sort of check is necessary.

I made weekly contributions to the literary column of the Observer.

We'll start a weekly paper here, you and I, and we'll make them sit up all round.

And she advertised in the weekly paper, and I don't know what all.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c. (adv.); late 15c. (adj.), from week + -ly (2). As a noun meaning "weekly newspaper" it is recorded from 1833.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR WEEKLY

journal

nounchronicle

newspaper

nounregular, continuous publication containing information
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