bi·​year·​ly (ˌ)bī-ˈyir-lē How to pronounce biyearly (audio)

Examples of biyearly in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This year will make the 17th edition of this biyearly soccer tournament, which traditionally features national soccer teams from the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football. Pam Kragen, San Diego Union-Tribune, 18 June 2023 The wellness team plans to hold debriefs with every investigative unit on a biyearly basis, and the unit will also travel to every substation to provide training and gather feedback. Dallas News, 7 July 2022 Sununu, who is facing only nominal opposition, routinely wins by yawning margins during his biyearly reelection bids, and this year is expected to be no different. Jessie Dimartino, ABC News, 7 Nov. 2022 This week, the Japanese retailer has released the 10th edition of Uniqlo U, a biyearly collection crafted by French designer Christophe Lemaire and his partner, Sarah-Linh Tran. Barry Samaha, Harper's BAZAAR, 10 Mar. 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1909, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of biyearly was circa 1909

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“Biyearly.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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