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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Recent Examples on the Web Also, be sure to follow CNN Underscored on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and check the site regularly. Chelsea Stone, CNN Underscored, "Cyber Monday 2020 is coming soon — here’s what you need to know," 16 Nov. 2020 The show went to great lengths to make sure everyone was quarantined and tested regularly. Jessica Radloff, Glamour, "What You Didn't See on Tayshia's First Episode of The Bachelorette," 12 Nov. 2020 And bookmark this page to check back in with us regularly. Popsci Commerce Team, Popular Science, "The best Black Friday deals 2020: The best early deals and sales at Samsung, Best Buy, Walmart, and more," 10 Nov. 2020 DeChambeau, like all PGA Tour members, is regularly tested for performance-enhancing drugs. Bill Pennington, New York Times, "Bryson DeChambeau’s Golf Revolution Turns Toward the Masters," 9 Nov. 2020 Players and coaches from both teams – who are regularly tested for COVID-19 as the college football conferences attempt to navigate a season – were still on the field when the first fans came rushing on. Jace Evans, USA TODAY, "Notre Dame fans rush field after No. 4 Fighting Irish upset No. 1 Clemson," 8 Nov. 2020 A half-million people in the English city of Liverpool will be regularly tested for COVID-19 in Britain's first citywide trial of widespread, rapid testing that the government hopes will be a new weapon in combating the pandemic. Sarah Lynch Baldwin, CBS News, "Live Updates: U.S. reports weekly record for COVID-19 cases in children," 3 Nov. 2020 But if you’re not getting tested regularly, that’s OK. Ashley Mateo,, "COVID-19 Testing: Here’s How Often You Should Really Be Doing It," 2 Nov. 2020 So, don't keep items waiting in your cart, and check this article regularly over the duration of the two days. Sarah Madaus, SELF, "12 Best Amazon Prime Day Deals on Fitness Gear and Activewear," 13 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of regularly

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of regularly was in the 14th century

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19 Nov 2020

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“Regularly.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of regularly

: at the same time every day, week, month, etc. : on a regular basis
: very often
: with the same amount of space between each thing

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