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

Origin and Etymology of workaday

alteration of earlier workyday, from obsolete workyday, noun workday


First Known Use: 1554


WORKADAY Defined for English Language Learners

workaday

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adjective work·a·day \ˈwər-kə-ˌdā\

Definition of workaday for English Language Learners

  • : not unusual or interesting



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