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office hours

noun

Simple Definition of office hours

  • : the time during the day when people work in an office

  • : the time during the day when a teacher is available to meet with students in his or her office

  • : a time during the day when people can see a doctor or dentist

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of office hours

  1. 1 :  the time during the day when people work in an office <Our office hours are 8:30 to 4:00 Monday through Friday.>

  2. 2 US :  the time during the day when a teacher is available to meet with students in his or her office <She has office hours Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00 to 11:00.>

  3. 3 US :  a time during the day when people can see a doctor or dentist

Word by Word Definitions

officeplay
  1. :  a special duty, charge, or position conferred by an exercise of governmental authority and for a public purpose :  a position of authority to exercise a public function and to receive whatever emoluments may belong to it

    :  a position of responsibility or some degree of executive authority

    :  a prescribed form or service of worship

hourplay hours
  1. :  a time or office for daily liturgical devotion

    :  canonical hour

    :  the 24th part of a day :  60 minutes


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