Meaning of ANNUAL in English

ANNUAL

transcription, транскрипция: [ ænjuəl ]

( annuals)

Frequency: The word is one of the 1500 most common words in English.

1.

Annual events happen once every year.

...the annual conference of Britain’s trade union movement...

In its annual report, UNICEF says at least 40,000 children die every day.

= yearly

ADJ : ADJ n

• an‧nual‧ly

Companies report to their shareholders annually.

ADV : ADV with v

2.

Annual quantities or rates relate to a period of one year.

The electronic and printing unit has annual sales of about $80 million.

= yearly

ADJ : ADJ n

• an‧nual‧ly

El Salvador produces 100,000 tons of refined copper annually...

ADV : ADV with v , amount ADV

3.

An annual is a book or magazine that is published once a year.

N-COUNT

4.

An annual is a plant that grows and dies within one year.

N-COUNT

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