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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (1)

1. occurring every hour or payable by the hour;
- Example: "hourly chimes"
- Example: "hourly pay"


ADVERB (1)

1. every hour; by the hour;
- Example: "daily, hourly, I grew stronger"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Hourly \Hour"ly\, a. Happening or done every hour; occurring hour by hour; frequent; often repeated; renewed hour by hour; continual. [1913 Webster] In hourly expectation of a martyrdom. --Sharp. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Hourly \Hour"ly\, adv. Every hour; frequently; continually. [1913 Webster] Great was their strife, which hourly was renewed. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Cyclic \Cyc"lic\ (s?k"l?k or s?"kl?k), Cyclical \Cyc"lic*al\ (s?k"l?-kal), a. [Cf. F. cycluque, Gr. kykliko`s, fr. ky`klos See Cycle.] 1. Of or pertaining to a cycle or circle; moving in cycles; as, cyclical time. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster] 2. (Chemistry) Having atoms bonded to form a ring structure. Opposite of acyclic. Note: Used most commonly in respect to organic compounds. Note: [Narrower terms: bicyclic; heterocyclic; homocyclic, isocyclic] Syn: closed-chain, closed-ring. [WordNet 1.5] 3. Recurring in cycles[2]; having a pattern that repeats at approximately equal intervals; periodic. Opposite of noncyclic. Note: [Narrower terms: alternate(prenominal), alternating(prenominal); alternate(prenominal), every other(prenominal), every second(prenominal); alternating(prenominal), oscillating(prenominal); biyearly; circadian exhibiting 24-hour periodicity); circular; daily, diurnal; fortnightly, biweekly; hourly; midweek, midweekly; seasonal; semestral, semestrial; semiannual, biannual, biyearly; semiweekly, biweekly; weekly; annual, yearly; biennial; bimonthly, bimestrial; half-hourly; half-yearly; monthly; tertian, alternate(prenominal); triennial] [WordNet 1.5] 4. Marked by repeated cycles[2]. [WordNet 1.5] Cyclic chorus, the chorus which performed the songs and dances of the dithyrambic odes at Athens, dancing round the altar of Bacchus in a circle. Cyclic poets, certain epic poets who followed Homer, and wrote merely on the Trojan war and its heroes; -- so called because keeping within the circle of a single subject. Also, any series or coterie of poets writing on one subject. --Milman. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

hourly adv 1: every hour; by the hour; "daily, hourly, I grew stronger" adj 1: occurring every hour or payable by the hour; "hourly chimes"; "hourly pay"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

73 Moby Thesaurus words for "hourly": always, annual, at all times, biannual, biennial, bimonthly, biweekly, catamenial, ceaselessly, centenary, centennial, constantly, continually, cyclically, daily, daily and hourly, day after day, day and night, day by day, decennial, diurnal, epochally, ever, ever and anon, every day, every hour, every moment, fortnightly, hebdomadal, hour after hour, hour by hour, in time, incessantly, menstrual, momentary, momently, month after month, monthly, night and day, on and on, on the beat, perennially, periodically, perpetually, quarterly, quotidian, rapidly, recurrently, regularly, rhythmically, right along, seasonally, secular, semestral, semiannual, semimonthly, semiweekly, semiyearly, steadily, sustainedly, synchronously, tertian, triennial, unceasingly, unintermittently, uninterruptedly, unvaryingly, weekly, without cease, without letup, without stopping, year after year, yearly