- I UK [ˈaʊə(r)lɪ] / US [ˈaʊrlɪ]
1) happening once every hour
hourly news bulletins2) [usually before noun] relating to one hour of work
His hourly fee is £50.
We charge clients on an hourly basis.
II UK [ˈaʊə(r)lɪ] / US [ˈaʊrlɪ] adverb1) once every hour
Buses run hourly.2) someone who is paid hourly is paid an amount of money for each hour of work3) often, or all the time
The situation is changing hourly.
English dictionary. 2014.