af·​ter·​noons ˌaf-tər-ˈnünz How to pronounce afternoons (audio)
: in the afternoon repeatedly : on any afternoon

Examples of afternoons in a Sentence

He works afternoons in a convenience store.

Word History

First Known Use

1663, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of afternoons was in 1663

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“Afternoons.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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