long weekend

Definition of long weekend

  1. :  a weekend that includes the Friday before, the Monday after, or both because one does not have to work or go to school on those days We took Friday off and went to the coast for a long weekend.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  extending for a considerable distance

    :  having greater length than usual

    :  having greater height than usual :  tall

  1. :  for or during a long time

    :  at or to a long distance :  far

    :  for the duration of a specified period

  1. :  a long period of time

    :  a long syllable

    :  one taking a long position especially in a security or commodity market

  1. :  to feel a strong desire or craving especially for something not likely to be attained

  1. :  to be suitable or fitting

  1. :  the end of the week :  the period between the close of one work or school week and the start of the next

    :  Saturday and Sunday

  1. :  to spend the weekend

  1. :  active in a specified role only on weekends or part-time

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