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SEMIMONTHLY

 Dictionary entry overview: What does semimonthly mean? 

SEMIMONTHLY (noun)
  The noun SEMIMONTHLY has 1 sense:

1. a periodical that is published twice each month (or 24 issues per year)

  Familiarity information: SEMIMONTHLY used as a noun is very rare.


SEMIMONTHLY (adjective)
  The adjective SEMIMONTHLY has 1 sense:

1. occurring twice a month

  Familiarity information: SEMIMONTHLY used as an adjective is very rare.


SEMIMONTHLY (adverb)
  The adverb SEMIMONTHLY has 1 sense:

1. twice a month

  Familiarity information: SEMIMONTHLY used as an adverb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SEMIMONTHLY (noun)


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Meaning:

A periodical that is published twice each month (or 24 issues per year)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Hypernyms ("semimonthly" is a kind of...):

serial; serial publication; series (a periodical that appears at scheduled times)


SEMIMONTHLY (adjective)


Sense 1semimonthly [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Occurring twice a month

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)

Synonyms:

bimonthly; semimonthly

Context example:

a semimonthly publication

Pertainym:

month (a time unit of approximately 30 days)


SEMIMONTHLY (adverb)


Sense 1semimonthly [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Twice a month

Synonyms:

bimonthly; semimonthly

Context example:

salaries are paid semimonthly


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