Tuesday

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noun Tues·day \ˈtüz-(ˌ)dā, ˈtyüz-, -dē\

Definition of Tuesday

  1. :  the third day of the week

Tuesdays

play \-dēz, -(ˌ)dāz\ adverb

Examples of tuesday in a sentence

  1. I had lunch with her last Tuesday.

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

  3. My birthday falls on a Tuesday this year.

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

  5. I will arrive on Tuesday morning.

Origin and Etymology of tuesday

Middle English tiwesday, from Old English tīwesdæg (akin to Old High German zīostag Tuesday), from Old English Tīw Tiu + dæg day — more at deity


First Known Use: before 12th century

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TUESDAY Defined for English Language Learners

Tuesday

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noun Tues·day \ˈtüz-(ˌ)dā, ˈtyüz-, -dē\

Definition of Tuesday for English Language Learners

  • : the day of the week between Monday and Wednesday


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