Wednesday

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noun Wednes·day \ˈwenz-(ˌ)dā, -dē; British also ˈwe-dənz-\

Definition of Wednesday

  1. :  the fourth day of the week

Wednesdays

play \ˈwenz-(ˌ)dāz, -dēz; British also ˈwe-dənz-\ adverb

Examples of wednesday in a sentence

  1. I had lunch with her last Wednesday.

  2. I'll be seeing her again next Wednesday.

  3. My birthday falls on a Wednesday this year.

  4. Next week I'll arrive on Wednesday and leave on Friday.

  5. I will arrive on Wednesday morning.

Origin and Etymology of wednesday

Middle English, from Old English wōdnesdæg (akin to Old Norse ōthinsdagr Wednesday); akin to Old English Wōden Odin and dæg day


First Known Use: before 12th century

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WEDNESDAY Defined for English Language Learners

Wednesday

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noun Wednes·day \ˈwenz-(ˌ)dā, -dē; British also ˈwe-dənz-\

Definition of Wednesday for English Language Learners

  • : the day of the week between Tuesday and Thursday



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