how to pronounce hourly


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hourly is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of hourly in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… we applied this for hourly design storms …”

meanings of hourly


  1. Occurring every hour.
  2. Unsalaried, paid by the hour; blue-collar.


  1. At intervals of an hour.


  1. Something produced each hour.

hourly frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word hourly occurs in english on average 3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics hourly can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that hourly can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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