weekly Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “weekly” in the English Dictionary

"weekly" in British English

See all translations

weeklyadjective, adverb

uk   us   /ˈwiː.kli/
A2 happeningonce a ​week or every ​week: a weekly ​magazine/​report a twice-weekly ​meeting The ​firealarm has a weekly ​test/is ​tested weekly.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

weeklynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈwiː.kli/
a ​newspaper or ​magazine that is ​publishedonce every ​week
(Definition of weekly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"weekly" in American English

See all translations

weeklyadjective, adverb [not gradable]

 us   /ˈwik·li/
happening or ​appearing every ​week: a weekly ​magazine We go to the ​city weekly.

weeklynoun [C]

 us   /ˈwi·kli/
magazines or ​newspapers that are ​publishedonce a ​week: I ​subscribe to several weeklies.
(Definition of weekly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"weekly" in Business English

See all translations

weeklyadjective

uk   us   /ˈwiːkli/
happening once a week or every week: a weekly ​magazine/​newspaper/​report a weekly ​budget/​meeting/​payment The ​accountpays 5.09% ​gross a ​year, but the ​rate is ​updated on a weekly ​basis.weekly earnings/income Calculate your ​average weekly ​earnings.
weekly
adverb
The ​premium is ​paid weekly.
(Definition of weekly from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of weekly?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“weekly” in British English

“weekly” in American English

“weekly” in Business English

Word of the Day

fire-eater

a performer who entertains people by seeming to swallow flames

Word of the Day

PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
by Colin McIntosh,
February 09, 2016
New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More