week·​long | \ ˈwēk-ˈlȯŋ How to pronounce weeklong (audio) \

Definition of weeklong

: lasting a week

Examples of weeklong in a Sentence

We attended a weeklong training conference in Atlanta.
Recent Examples on the Web The world’s most prestigious furnishing and design show,Salone del Mobile in Milan, Italy, was canceled in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, but the weeklong event is scheduled to return in September. Damon Johnstun, oregonlive, 31 Aug. 2021 The weeklong event started Monday and lasts through Sunday. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 10 Aug. 2021 Camp About Face brings together children born with cleft lip, cleft palate or another craniofacial difference for a weeklong camp every summer at Bradford Woods. Clare Proctor, The Indianapolis Star, 30 July 2021 That sailing will be followed by a weeklong Western Caribbean cruise and then a 16-night itinerary that ends in Los Angeles. Irene S. Levine, Forbes, 30 Sep. 2021 Throughout the weeklong special session, Democrats reiterated that their plans complied with Oregon law and the state constitution. oregonlive, 29 Sep. 2021 Witnesses established that Cardenas organized a weeklong football event early in 2019 and, starting the previous November, paid for uniforms, transportation and meals for participants. Elizabeth Zavala, San Antonio Express-News, 29 Sep. 2021 On Sunday, the Norwegian Breakaway sailed into New York's Manhattan Cruise Terminal ready to set out on weeklong trips to Bermuda through Oct. 31, including overnight stays on the island, according to Norwegian. Alison Fox, Travel + Leisure, 28 Sep. 2021 The Del Rio Port of Entry in Texas reopened this weekend, signaling the effective end of a weeklong crisis there that saw a surge of thousands of Haitian migrants. Aj Willingham, CNN, 27 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of weeklong

1847, in the meaning defined above

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17 Oct 2021

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“Weeklong.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weeklong. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of weeklong

: lasting for a week


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