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weekend

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noun week·end \ˈwēk-ˌend\

Simple Definition of weekend

  • : Saturday and Sunday

  • : a trip or vacation that is taken on Saturday and Sunday

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of weekend

  1. :  the end of the week; specifically :  the period between the close of one work or school week and the start of the next

Examples of weekend in a sentence

  1. What are you doing this weekend?

  2. The office is closed on weekends.

  3. I'm going away for the weekend.

  4. She won a weekend in Cancun.



1638

First Known Use of weekend

1638

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weekend

verb week·end

Simple Definition of weekend

  • : to spend the weekend at a specified place

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of weekend

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to spend the weekend <weekending in the country>

Examples of weekend in a sentence

  1. Her family weekends on the coast during the summer.



1901

First Known Use of weekend

1901


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weekend

adjective week·end

Definition of weekend

  1. :  active in a specified role only on weekends or part-time <a weekend father> <weekend athletes>





WEEKEND Defined for Kids

weekend

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noun week·end \ˈwēk-ˌend\

Definition of weekend for Students

  1. :  the period between the close of one work or school week and the beginning of the next




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