Associations to the word «Weekend»

Wiktionary

WEEKEND, noun. The break in the working week, usually two days including the traditional holy or sabbath day. Thus in western countries, Saturday and Sunday. Occasionally abbreviated to w/e.
WEEKEND, verb. To spend the weekend.
WEEKEND, adjective. Of, relating to or for the weekend.
WEEKEND, adjective. Occurring at the weekend.
WEEKEND BAG, noun. A lightweight handbag suitable for travelling.
WEEKEND DAD, noun. (informal) (sometimes pejorative) A noncustodial father who has custody of or visitation with his child/children primarily or exclusively on weekends.
WEEKEND DAD, noun. (informal) (sometimes pejorative) A custodial father whose time with his child/children is limited mainly to weekends.
WEEKEND DADS, noun. Plural of weekend dad
WEEKEND WARRIOR, noun. A part-time soldier, or reservist
WEEKEND WARRIOR, noun. (idiomatic) A person who indulges in a sport or pastime on an infrequent basis, usually on weekends when work commitments are not present.
WEEKEND WARRIORS, noun. Plural of weekend warrior

Dictionary definition

WEEKEND, noun. A time period usually extending from Friday night through Sunday; more loosely defined as any period of successive days including one and only one Sunday.
WEEKEND, verb. Spend the weekend.

Wise words

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