week work

noun

Definition of week work 

1 : the weekly service of labor due from a villein or unfree tenant to his feudal lord usually amounting to 2 or 3 days but 4 or 5 in summer

2 : work for which one is employed by the week

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First Known Use of week work

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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