weekend warrior

noun

Definition of weekend warrior

: a person who participates in a usually physically strenuous activity only on weekends or part-time

Examples of weekend warrior in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Running watch-free is beneficial for more than just the casual jogger or weekend warrior. Lauren Kent, CNN, 26 Oct. 2021 Say yes to the trip, say yes to being a weekend warrior, say yes to life! Meghan Ros, Glamour, 1 Aug. 2021 Say yes to the trip, say yes to being a weekend warrior, say yes to life! Meghan Ros, Glamour, 1 Aug. 2021 Say yes to the trip, say yes to being a weekend warrior, say yes to life! Meghan Ros, Glamour, 1 July 2021 Say yes to the trip, say yes to being a weekend warrior, say yes to life! Meghan Ros, Glamour, 1 July 2021 Say yes to the trip, say yes to being a weekend warrior, say yes to life! Meghan Ros, Glamour, 1 July 2021 In the years that followed, Krismer hosted weekend warrior races for non-professional car and motorcycle riders. San Diego Union-Tribune, 23 June 2021 Say yes to the trip, say yes to being a weekend warrior, say yes to life! Meghan Rose, Glamour, 1 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of weekend warrior

1981, in the meaning defined above

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week in and week out

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“Weekend warrior.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weekend%20warrior. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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