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weekender

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noun week·end·er \ˈwēk-ˈen-dər\

Simple Definition of weekender

  • : a person who visits or stays in a place on the weekend

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of weekender

  1. 1 :  one who vacations or visits for a weekend

  2. 2 :  weekend bag

Examples of weekender in a sentence

  1. The town is populated with weekenders from New York City.



1880

First Known Use of weekender

1880


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