reg·​u·​lar·​ly | \ ˈre-gyə-lər-lē How to pronounce regularly (audio) , ˈre-gyər-lē, ˈre-gyə-lē also ˈrā- \

Definition of regularly

1 : in a regular manner
2 : on a regular basis : at regular intervals

Examples of regularly in a Sentence

The sales team meets regularly. We go to church regularly. She goes out to dinner quite regularly.
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First Known Use of regularly

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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24 May 2022

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“Regularly.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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