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weekend warrior

noun

Simple Definition of weekend warrior

  • : a member of the military reserves who trains on the weekends and for a few weeks every year

  • : a person who does a particular activity (such as a sport) only on the weekends

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of weekend warrior

  1. :  a person who participates in a usually physically strenuous activity only on weekends or part-time

1981

First Known Use of weekend warrior

1981


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