workaday

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adjective work·a·day \ˈwər-kə-ˌdā\

Definition of workaday

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or suited for working days workaday clothes

  2. 2 :  ordinary, prosaic workaday activities a workaday life

Examples of workaday in a Sentence

  1. Their vacation provided a welcome change from their workaday life.

  2. the workaday struggles and concerns of the average person

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Origin and Etymology of workaday

alteration of earlier workyday, from obsolete workyday, noun workday


WORKADAY Defined for English Language Learners

workaday

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Definition of workaday for English Language Learners

  • : not unusual or interesting



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