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workaday

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adjective work·a·day \ˈwər-kə-ˌdā\

Simple Definition of workaday

  • : not unusual or interesting

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of workaday

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or suited for working days <workaday clothes>

  2. 2 :  ordinary, prosaic <workaday activities> <a workaday life>

Examples of workaday in a sentence

  1. Their vacation provided a welcome change from their workaday life.

  2. the workaday struggles and concerns of the average person



Origin and Etymology of workaday

alteration of earlier workyday, from obsolete workyday, noun workday


First Known Use: 1554



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