rest day

noun

Definition of rest day

: a day which is set aside for rest or on which one departs from a normal or usual routine: such as
a(1) : sabbath
(2) : a day of equivalent religious import in religions other than Judaism and Christianity
b : a day that is not a workday
c : any of the days sometimes introduced into an open season on which hunting is not permitted

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“Rest day.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rest%20day. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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