What does Tuesday mean?

Definitions for Tuesday
ˈtuz deɪ, -di, ˈtyuz-Tues·day

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Tuesday, Tues(noun)

    the third day of the week; the second working day

Wiktionary

  1. Tuesday(Noun)

    The third day of the week in many religious traditions, and the second day of the week in systems that use the ISO 8601 norm; it follows Monday and precedes Wednesday.

  2. Tuesday(Adverb)

    on Tuesday

  3. Origin: From Tewesday, from Tiwesdæg, from Tīwas dagaz (a rendering of dies Martis (see ), itself a translation of (see )), equivalent to Tīwaz (compare Tyr, Ziu), from dyewós + dagaz. Cognate with Tysday, tiisdei, dialectal Ziestag, tirsdag, tisdag. More at Zeus, day.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tuesday(noun)

    the third day of the week, following Monday and preceding Wednesday

Freebase

  1. Tuesday

    Tuesday is a day of the week occurring after Monday and before Wednesday. According to some commonly used calendars, it is the third day of the week, but according to international standard ISO 8601, it is the second day of the week. The English name is derived from Old English Tiwesdæg and Middle English Tewesday, meaning "Tīw's Day", the day of Tiw or Týr, the god of single combat, victory and heroic glory in Norse mythology. Tiw was equated with Mars in the interpretatio romana, and the name of the day is a translation of Latin dies Martis.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tuesday

    tūz′dā, n. the third day of the week. [A.S. Tíwes dæg, the day of Tíw (the god of war)=Ger. die(n)s-tag; cf. L. dies Martis. Tíw (Ice. Týr, Old High Ger. Zío) is cog. with Gr. Zeus, Dios, and L. Ju-piter, Jovis.]

Editors Contribution

  1. Tuesday

    Second working day of the week, starting Monday.

    We have a company party on Tuesday.

    Submitted by anonymous on January 2, 2019  

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Etymology and Origins

  1. Tuesday

    In the Scandinavian mythology the day set apart for the worship of Tiw, the God of War.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Tuesday' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3478

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Tuesday' in Written Corpus Frequency: #939

How to pronounce Tuesday?

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    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
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    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
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    Indian

How to say Tuesday in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tuesday in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tuesday in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Tuesday in a Sentence

  1. Henrik Kjellberg:

    Book air early, now and on a Tuesday.

  2. Senate President John Cullerton:

    [Tuesday] would be a good day to call it.

  3. Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz:

    We are going to have a very good Super Tuesday.

  4. Hillary Clinton:

    This was another Super Tuesday for our campaign.

  5. Board President Jeanne Freitag:

    There will be a resolution at Tuesday's meeting.

Images & Illustrations of Tuesday

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