Definition of week
- the week of the 18th
- last Sunday week
the last week of the month
I can meet you sometime next week.
The menu changes each week.
You can never be sure what will happen from one week to the next.
The menu changes from week to week.
The baby is two weeks old. [a two-week .
I'll be on vacation for two weeks starting this Tuesday.
That car rents for $200 a week.
I arrived a week ago.
It took him two weeks to paint the house.
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First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
: a period of seven days
: any period of seven days in a row
: the days from Monday through Friday when people usually work
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of yeast or being unsettled or frivolous
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