Meaning of monthly

month•ly

Pronunciation: (munth'lē), [key]
— adj., n., pl. adv. -lies,
—adj.
  1. pertaining to a month, or to each month.
  2. done, happening, appearing, etc., once a month: a monthly magazine.
  3. computed or determined by the month: a monthly salary.
  4. continuing or lasting for a month.
—n.
  1. a periodical published once a month.
  2. Sometimes,a menstrual period.
—adv.
  1. once a month; by the month.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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