Semiweekly Sem`i*week"ly, a. Coming, or made, or done, once every half week; as, a semiweekly newspaper; a semiweekly trip. -- n. That which comes or happens once every half week, esp. a semiweekly periodical. -- adv. At intervals of half a week each. [1913 Webster]

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  • semiweekly — ☆ semiweekly [sem΄i wēk′lē ] adj. done, happening, published, etc. twice a week n. pl. semiweeklies a semiweekly publication adv. twice weekly …   English World dictionary

  • semiweekly — also semi weekly, 1791, from SEMI (Cf. semi ) + WEEKLY (Cf. weekly) …   Etymology dictionary

  • semiweekly — /sem ee week lee, sem uy /, adj., n., pl. semiweeklies, adv. adj. 1. occurring, done, appearing, or published twice a week: semiweekly visits. n. 2. a semiweekly publication. adv. 3. twice a week: He traveled semiweekly to Detroit. [1785 95, Amer …   Universalium

  • semiweekly — I. adjective Date: 1791 occurring twice a week • semiweekly adverb II. noun Date: 1833 a semiweekly publication …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • semiweekly — adjective, adverb appearing or happening twice a week: a semiweekly paper …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • semiweekly — sem•i•week•ly [[t]ˌsɛm iˈwik li, ˌsɛm aɪ [/t]] adj. n. pl. lies, adv. 1) occurring, done, appearing, or published twice a week 2) a semiweekly publication 3) twice a week • usage: See bi …   From formal English to slang

  • semiweekly — /sɛmiˈwikli/ (say semee weeklee) adjective 1. occurring or appearing every half week. –noun (plural semiweeklies) 2. a semiweekly publication. –adverb 3. every half week …  

  • semiweekly — I noun a periodical that is published twice each week (or 104 issues per year) • Hypernyms: ↑series, ↑serial, ↑serial publication II adjective occurring twice a week • Syn: ↑biweekly …   Useful english dictionary

  • semiweekly biweekly — Cyclic Cyc lic (s?k l?k or s? kl?k), Cyclical Cyc lic*al (s?k l? kal), a. [Cf. F. cycluque, Gr. kykliko s, fr. ky klos See {Cycle}.] 1. Of or pertaining to a cycle or circle; moving in cycles; as, cyclical time. Coleridge. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Semiweekly — Издание, выходящее два раза в неделю || выходящий два раза в неделю …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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