Meaning of “monthly” in the English Dictionary

"monthly" in British English

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monthlyadjective, adverb

uk /ˈmʌn.θli/ us /ˈmʌn.θli/

B1 happening or produced once a month:

monthly payments
Most of these people are paid monthly.

More examples

  • The company publishes a monthly digest of its activities.
  • Members all receive a free copy of the monthly newsletter.
  • For a monthly flat fee, paid by the consumer or employer, HMOs provide a specified list of medical services both in and outside the hospital.
  • An elected committee will meet monthly to modulate the council's energy policy.
  • Interest payments are payable monthly.

monthlynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmʌn.θli/ us /ˈmʌn.θli/

(Definition of “monthly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"monthly" in American English

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monthlynoun [ C ]

us /ˈmʌnθ·li/

monthlyadjective, adverb [ not gradable ]

us /ˈmʌnθ·li/

(happening, used, etc.) once a month:

If you ride the bus a lot, you should buy a monthly ticket.
We’re paid monthly.

(Definition of “monthly” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)