Meaning of ANNUAL in English

ANNUAL

(~s)

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

1.

Annual events happen once every year.

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

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

= yearly

ADJ: ADJ n

~ly

Companies report to their shareholders ~ly.

ADV: ADV with v

2.

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

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

= yearly

ADJ: ADJ n

~ly

El Salvador produces 100,000 tons of refined copper ~ly...

ADV: ADV with v, amount ADV

3.

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

N-COUNT

4.

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

N-COUNT

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