workday

noun work·day \ ˈwərk-ˌdā \
Updated on: 12 Dec 2017

Definition of workday

1 : a day on which work is performed as distinguished from a day off
2 : the period of time in a day during which work is performed

workday

adjective

Examples of workday in a Sentence

  1. On workdays I usually wake up at six o'clock.

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First Known Use of workday

before 12th century


WORKDAY Defined for English Language Learners

workday

noun

Definition of workday for English Language Learners

  • : a day on which you work at a job

  • : the period of time in a day during which you work at a job



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