business day

noun

: a day when most businesses are open : a weekday that is not a holiday
Please allow 14 business days for delivery.

Examples of business day in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Jennifer Hobbs, comptroller for Carroll County, stated in an email that the county holds a tax sale via an online auction called a Real Auction on the last business day of June. Sherry Greenfield, Baltimore Sun, 12 June 2024 Documents from each day in court this week will be posted by the end of the following business day. David Jackson, USA TODAY, 30 Apr. 2024 If April 15 falls on a weekend or holiday, then the final deadline falls on the next business day. Grace Tucker, The Enquirer, 12 June 2024 Your selection should go into effect on the next business day. Natalie Wallington, Kansas City Star, 5 June 2024 Records from each day are typically available by the end of the following business day. Aysha Bagchi, USA TODAY, 13 May 2024 Heritage also violated one of its internal policies, failing 57.4% of the time to initiate voice-to-voice contact with the policyholder within one business day of receiving a claim, regulators found. Lawrence Mower, Miami Herald, 10 May 2024 Now, users can auto-fill their Apple Cash card number rather than deal with transferring money to their bank, which costs a small fee when users choose the instant transfer option versus the free 1 – 3 business day alternative. Wes Davis, The Verge, 11 Feb. 2024 But the federal national background check system has been heavily criticized for its loopholes, including a provision that allows dealers to sell weapons while the background check is still pending after a third business day. Kimmy Yam, NBC News, 18 Jan. 2024

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“Business day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/business%20day. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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