1. Happening, accruing, or coming every year; annual; as, a yearly income; a yearly feast.
2. Lasting a year; as, a yearly plant.
3. Accomplished in a year; as, the yearly circuit, or revolution, of the earth.
Year·ly, adv. Annually; once a year to year; as, blessings yearly bestowed.
Yearly will I do this rite. --Shak.
adj : occurring or payable every year; "an annual trip to Paris";
"yearly medical examinations"; "annual (or yearly)
income" [syn: annual]
adv : without missing a year; "they travel to China annually"
[syn: annually, every year, each year]