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fortnightly
American English: /ˈfɔrtˌnaɪtli/
British English: /ˈfɔːtnʌɪtli/

Translation of fortnightly in Spanish:

adverb

  • (esp British)
    cada dos semanas
    quincenalmente [formal]
    Example sentences
    • Defending the council's street cleaning provision, environment spokesman Councillor Colin Hall said roads were inspected on a weekly basis and the council aimed to clean all streets fortnightly.
    • Whenever he got paid fortnightly he would clear the tab.
    • Don't forget to liquid fertilise the seedlings fortnightly using half strength liquid fertiliser.

adjective

  • (esp British)
    Example sentences
    • Caroni's problems will not be solved by government paying wages, salaries and sums due to cane farmers and others involved in the industry on a fortnightly basis, as happened last week Friday.
    • He said he worried about what would happen to medical waste now the authority has switched to fortnightly pick-ups of household refuse.
    • The changes, as with the introduction of fortnightly collections in York, are intended to encourage recycling, with garden waste being collected every other week instead of ordinary household rubbish.

noun

  • publicación (feminine) quincenal
    Example sentences
    • Most major cities have daily and weekly newspapers; in all, there are 20 dailies, 35 weeklies, 33 fortnightlies, 152 monthlies, and 111 quarterlies.
    • Weeklies and fortnightlies that started as literary magazines slowly fell into the groove as they became commercially unviable.
    • In the past year he has turned one of his fortnightly magazines into a weekly, and one monthly into a fortnightly.
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