What does hourly mean?

Definitions for hourly
ˈaʊər li, ˈaʊ ər-hourly

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hourly(adverb)

    occurring every hour or payable by the hour

    "hourly chimes"; "hourly pay"

  2. hourly(adverb)

    every hour; by the hour

    "daily, hourly, I grew stronger"


  1. hourly(Noun)

    Something produced each hour.

    She never reads her hourly report, but let her hourlies be fifteen minutes late and she raises a ruckus.

  2. hourly(Adverb)

    At intervals of an hour.

    Express buses depart hourly.

  3. hourly(Adjective)

    That happens every hour

    There are hourly express buses.

  4. hourly(Adjective)

    Non-salaried, blue-collared

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hourly(adj)

    happening or done every hour; occurring hour by hour; frequent; often repeated; renewed hour by hour; continual

  2. Hourly(adverb)

    every hour; frequently; continually


  1. Hourly

    Happening once per hour.

Editors Contribution

  1. hourly

    A measurement by the hour.

    Our pay is given on a hourly rate.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 5, 2020  

How to pronounce hourly?

  1. Alex
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How to say hourly in sign language?

  1. hourly


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hourly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hourly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of hourly in a Sentence

  1. Sadye Harvey:

    We’re doing a few hundred pieces per month vs. thousands, like you see in Asia or Los Angeles, what’s nice about Voormi is they allow us to pay a fair hourly wage instead of by piece, and they believe in our mission. If the model works, we’ll spread it to other communities around the state. Forty different $1 million businesses will make a larger geographic impact on more people than trying to build a $40 million business in one place.

  2. Hillary Clinton:

    To work for an hourly wage that is just totally inadequate, it is just not right that you would have to do that.

  3. Sean Lynch:

    I'm a little surprised the markets reacted somewhat negatively to it, the only thing that might counter balance that headline number is the average hourly earnings. That could worry the Fed a little bit and worry investors that a possible rate rise is still on the table.

  4. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    If you take out your magnifying glass, you might convince yourself that hourly earnings are actually rising.

  5. Christy Delafield:

    The shelling is hourly, it has been a significant increase, this is the longest stretch we haven't been able to get in.

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Translations for hourly

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  • stündlichGerman
  • प्रति घंटाHindi
  • óránként, óránkéntiHungarian
  • ежечасный, ежечасно, почасовойRussian

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