What does Tuesday mean?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Tuesday, Tuesnoun

    the third day of the week; the second working day

Wiktionary

  1. Tuesdaynoun

    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. Tuesdayadverb

    on Tuesday

  3. Etymology: 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. Tuesdaynoun

    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

    A day of the week.

    Tuesday is a great day of the week.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

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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.

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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

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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. Mato Grosso:

    It's a truce due to the meeting this Tuesday in Brasilia.

  2. Jeff Rusnak:

    Biden's roots and history and commitment with those voters, with the blue-collar voters, will help him here. As long as he's not wounded coming out of Super Tuesday, then he could potentially get his bounce back and in some ways rehabilitate his campaign, there is an opportunity for Super Tuesday here. Whether he has the money or not to do that, that's the challenge. Right now, there is no media, no ground game being waged by them. The Bernie Sanders folks are everywhere ; The Bernie folks do have a ground game.

  3. George Stephanopoulos:

    The president is approaching his State of the Union in a pretty difficult political position right now, 37% approval rating, Democrats trailing badly in the midterm polling, a majority in our recent poll out this morning even question the president’s mental capacity. How is he going to turn that around on Tuesday night? And how much has his State of the Union been changed by this war in Ukraine?

  4. Mike Braun:

    It’s like a business plan. If you’re scrambling to make adjustments a few days before you roll out something, whether it’s a sales strategy or campaign, you probably didn’t do a good job leading up to it, i executed the game plan. But I’m not going to relax until the votes are in Tuesday evening.

  5. Wayne Cheney:

    Roberts also reveals Tibbetts' phone has not yet been located, and she has not been responsive to messages. A local farmer confirms to Fox News that FBI investigators searched his property and home a week prior. Authorities held his cell phone overnight, checking it for any clues or communications regarding Tibbetts. I don't know who those two [officials] were but they took me down to the fire station Tuesday and questioned me for two hours.

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