Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Definitions for quadrennial
- Occurring every four years.
- Of or lasting for four years.
- An event occurring every four years, as an anniversary or its celebration.
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Citations for quadrennial
...all we merely have here is just what Rod might call an exaggerated example of a quadrennial problem any administration with vision is going to have to face eventually anyway.
The inauguration of a President of the United States, I think, has always been treated as a great quadrennial ceremonial.
Origin of quadrennial
Clearly, quadrennial comes from the Latin words quadri- meaning four and annus meaning years, with the suffix -ial meaning pertaining to.