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"quarterly" in British English

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quarterlyadjective, adverb

uk   /ˈkwɔː.təl.i/  us   /ˈkwɑː.t̬ɚ.li/

quarterlynoun [C]

uk   /ˈkwɔː.təl.i/  us   /ˈkwɑː.t̬ɚ.li/
a ​magazine that is ​published four ​times a ​year
(Definition of quarterly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"quarterly" in American English

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quarterlynoun [C]

 us   /ˈkwɔr·t̬ər·li/
  • quarterly noun [C] (FOURTH PART)

a ​magazine that is ​published four ​times a ​year

quarterlyadjective, adverb [not gradable]

 us   /ˈkwɔr·t̬ər·li/
(​happening) four ​times a ​year: a quarterly ​journal It’s ​published quarterly.
(Definition of quarterly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"quarterly" in Business English

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quarterlyadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈkwɔːtəli/ ACCOUNTING, FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
quarterly ​financialstatements, ​payments, etc. are ​published or made every three months: In August the ​companyreported quarterly ​earnings of $1.5 ​billion.quarterly accounts/figures/statements Shares in the ​company have ​fallen 20%, despite better than expected quarterly ​figures. The ​utilitycompanyboosted its quarterly ​dividend to 35.5 ​cents from 35 ​cents. I make it a ​point to ​formallyreview my ​goals on a quarterly ​basis.

quarterlyadverb

uk   us   /ˈkwɔːtəli/
every three months: Investors can choose to take the ​incomeannually or quarterly.
(Definition of quarterly from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “quarterly”
in Chinese (Simplified) 一年四次的…
in Turkish yılda dört kez olan, üç ayda bir olan…
in Russian ежеквартальный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一年四次的,每季進行或製作的…
in Polish kwartalny, co kwartał…
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