Definition of semimonthly in English:


Syllabification: sem·i·month·ly
Pronunciation: /ˌsemēˈmənTHlē, ˌsemˌī-


chiefly North American
  • Occurring or published twice a month: semimonthly paydays
    More example sentences
    • One cannot but be awed to consider how the crowded mural of Bleak House or the elaborate tapestry of Little Dorrit were held together on semi-monthly basis.
    • The Journal of Clinical Oncology is the semi-monthly peer-reviewed journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the world's leading professional society representing physicians who treat people with cancer.
    • Plan a series of monthly or semi-monthly nights for the entire church family to get together.

More definitions of semimonthly

Definition of semimonthly in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody