What does quarterly mean?

Definitions for quarterlyˈkwɔr tər li

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word quarterly.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. quarterly(adj)

    a periodical that is published every quarter (or four issues per year)

  2. quarterly(adverb)

    of or relating to or consisting of a quarter

    "quarterly report"

  3. quarterly(adverb)

    in diagonally opposed quarters of an escutcheon

    "two coats of arms borne quarterly"

  4. quarterly, every quarter(adverb)

    in three month intervals

    "interest is compounded quarterly"


  1. quarterly(Noun)

    A periodical publication that appears four times per year.

  2. quarterly(Adverb)

    Once every quarter year (three months).

  3. quarterly(Adjective)

    Occurring once every quarter year (three months).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quarterly(adj)

    containing, or consisting of, a fourth part; as, quarterly seasons

  2. Quarterly(adj)

    recurring during, or at the end of, each quarter; as, quarterly payments of rent; a quarterly meeting

  3. Quarterly(noun)

    a periodical work published once a quarter, or four times in a year

  4. Quarterly(adverb)

    by quarters; once in a quarter of a year; as, the returns are made quarterly

  5. Quarterly(adverb)

    in quarters, or quarterings; as, to bear arms quarterly; in four or more parts; -- said of a shield thus divided by lines drawn through it at right angles


  1. Quarterly

    every three months.


  1. Quarterly

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quarterly in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quarterly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bruce Falbaum:

    It's certainly logical at this point having reported their quarterly numbers for them to now be back in the market through their share buyback program.

  2. Ole Andersen:

    We cannot continue with quarterly results going up and down, and due to our lack of size, B&O cannot handle too many such fluctuations without affecting the business.

  3. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki:

    We did however, convey the delay to SIGAR and we did not intentionally withhold information for these quarterly reports. We expect it will be complete in the next quarter with all of the details across the board.

  4. Morgans Financial analyst James Wilson:

    This is the downside of the $50-$60 range where iron ore belongs in this stage of the cycle, it could continue to creep lower if companies start showing strong quarterly production figures this month, as expected.

  5. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki:

    This quarter it took longer than expected to collect and distill the requested information and our response on social and economic issues missed the reporting deadline, we did however, convey the delay to SIGAR and we did not intentionally withhold information for these quarterly reports. We expect it will be complete in the next quarter with all of the details across the board.

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Translations for quarterly

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • trimestralment, trimestralCatalan, Valencian
  • Vierteljahresschrift, vierteljährlich, quartalsweiseGerman
  • τριμηνιαίαGreek
  • trimestralmente, trimestralSpanish
  • neljännesvuosi, neljännesvuosittain, neljännesvuosijulkaisu, neljänneksittäin, neljännesvuosittainen, vuosineljänneksittäinFinnish
  • trimestriellement, trimestrielFrench
  • ràitheachanScottish Gaelic
  • त्रैमासिकHindi
  • trimestralmente, trimestralInterlingua
  • [[per]] [[kuartal]]Indonesian
  • trimestralmente, trimestraleItalian
  • 四半期毎, 季刊, 季刊誌Japanese
  • driemaandelijksDutch
  • kwartalnie, kwartalnyPolish
  • trimestralmente, trimestralPortuguese
  • квартальный, трёхмесячник, поквартально, ежеквартальный, трёхмесячный, ежеквартально, [[раз]] [[в]] [[три]] [[месяцRussian
  • kvartalsvisSwedish
  • காலாண்டுTamil
  • త్రైమాసికTelugu
  • quateraTagalog

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