weekday

noun

week·​day ˈwēk-ˌdā How to pronounce weekday (audio)
: any day of the week except Sunday or now usually except Saturday and Sunday

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Example Sentences

The library is open on weekdays from 9:00 to 5:00.
Recent Examples on the Web Subscribe to The Daily Money to get the best consumer and financial news from USA TODAY delivered to your inbox every weekday morning. Jane Onyanga-omara, USA TODAY, 21 Sep. 2022 Maryland’s health department continues to report information every weekday, and residents will need to rely on that and other sources to assess their own risks, as well as those of their families and communities. Meredith Cohn, Baltimore Sun, 19 Sep. 2022 Ravn Alaska flies seven times each weekday from Anchorage to Kenai on their Dash-8 planes, which hold about 37 passengers. Scott Mcmurren, Anchorage Daily News, 17 Sep. 2022 The vast majority of Los Angeles’ transit users — half a million people on an average weekday this July — ride the bus. Rachel Uranga, Los Angeles Times, 12 Sep. 2022 Nowadays, my weekday breakfast ritual alternates between oatmeal and chia pudding—the former on work-from-home days, the latter on office days. Kate Kassin, Bon Appétit, 10 Sep. 2022 First weekday of Orange Line shutdown begins — 5:00 a.m. Globe Staff, BostonGlobe.com, 22 Aug. 2022 Angela Yee, the longtime co-host of the hit radio show The Breakfast Club, is leaving the morning show to launch her own solo weekday broadcast with iHeartRadio, Yee said on Wednesday morning. J. Clara Chan, The Hollywood Reporter, 10 Aug. 2022 The circulator will operate from 6:20 a.m. to 6:40 p.m. each weekday to coincide with RTA’s existing 7A bus service. cleveland, 2 Aug. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1534, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of weekday was in 1534

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“Weekday.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weekday. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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weekday

noun

week·​day ˈwēk-ˌdā How to pronounce weekday (audio)
: a day of the week except Sunday or sometimes except Saturday and Sunday

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Last Updated: 26 Sep 2022

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