from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adverb Once a week.
  • adverb Every week.
  • adverb By the week.
  • adjective Of or relating to a week.
  • adjective Occurring, appearing, or done once a week or every week.
  • adjective Computed by the week.
  • noun A publication issued once a week.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Once a week; at intervals of seven days: as, a paper published weekly; wages paid weekly.
  • Of, pertaining to, or lasting for a week; reckoned by the week; produced or performed between one Sunday and the next: as, weekly work.
  • Coming, happening, or done once a week: as, a weekly payment; a weekly paper; a weekly allowance; the -weekly sailings of steamers; a weekly mail.
  • noun A periodical, as a newspaper, appearing once a week.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb Once a week; by hebdomadal periods.
  • noun A publication issued once in seven days, or appearing once a week.
  • adjective Of or pertaining to a week, or week days.
  • adjective Coming, happening, or done once a week; hebdomadary

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb Once every week.
  • adverb Every week.
  • adjective Of or relating to a week.
  • adjective Happening once a week, or every week.
  • noun A publication that is published once a week.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb without missing a week
  • adjective of or occurring every seven days
  • noun a periodical that is published every week (or 52 issues per year)


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

week +‎ -ly


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