week·​day | \ ˈwēk-ˌdā How to pronounce weekday (audio) \

Definition of weekday

: any day of the week except Sunday or now usually except Saturday and Sunday

Examples of weekday in a Sentence

The library is open on weekdays from 9:00 to 5:00.
Recent Examples on the Web Sign up for our Top Stories newsletter, sent to your inbox every weekday morning. Leia Larsen, The Salt Lake Tribune, "Utah researchers and health experts are preparing for the eventual coronavirus vaccine," 5 Aug. 2020 Orlando Sentinel Now features a discussion of the latest topics affecting Central Florida every weekday at noon, live on Facebook. Richard Tribou, orlandosentinel.com, "Live at noon: Orlando Sentinel Now on coronavirus test sites and Orange County update, school reopening outlook," 4 Aug. 2020 Sign up here to receive the need-to-know headlines every weekday. Ivana Kottasová, CNN, "What you need to know about coronavirus on Monday, August 3," 3 Aug. 2020 Every weekday, Alex Abenchuchan uses American Sign Language (ASL) to deliver briefings of top news in the U.S. and beyond. Jingnan Peng, The Christian Science Monitor, "Bringing light to the news, for those who can’t hear it (video)," 31 July 2020 Costco Wholesale Club will continue to offer special operating hours for members 60 and older and vulnerable shoppers every weekday morning. Kelly Tyko, USA TODAY, "Costco Wholesale Club continues senior hours indefinitely due to increase in COVID-19 cases," 9 July 2020 Our classic and fluffy french toast recipe is simple enough to serve on a weekday but can be gussied up to add to your brunch menu. The Good Housekeeping Test Kitchen, Good Housekeeping, "How to Make the Best French Toast Ever," 28 May 2020 How bout the @jennymccarthyshow co-hosted by her hubby on @siriusxm every weekday at 10am or on demand — Channel 109 or on the app. Rebecca Norris, Country Living, "Donnie Wahlberg is Co-Hosting 'The Jenny McCarthy Show' with Wife Jenny McCarthy on SiriusXM," 23 Apr. 2020 The 20-week program, supported by Facebook, will feature performances every weekday afternoon from July 27 through Dec. 11. Peggy Mcglone, Washington Post, "Kennedy Center to commission anti-racism works, expand programs for black artists and audiences," 9 July 2020

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First Known Use of weekday

1534, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of weekday was in 1534

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8 Aug 2020

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“Weekday.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weekday. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of weekday

: any day of the week except Saturday and Sunday


week·​day | \ ˈwēk-ˌdā How to pronounce weekday (audio) \

Kids Definition of weekday

: a day of the week except Sunday or sometimes except Saturday and Sunday

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