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"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 British English

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quarterlyadjective, adverb

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

quarterlynoun [C]

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

"quarterly" in Business English

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quarterlyadjective [before noun]

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

quarterlyadverb

uk   us   /ˈkwɔːtəli/
every three months: Investors can choose to take the income annually or quarterly.
(Definition of quarterly from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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