What does weekend mean?

Definitions for weekend
ˈwikˌɛnd, -ˈɛndweek·end

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word weekend.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. weekendverb

    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

  2. weekendverb

    spend the weekend

Wiktionary

  1. weekendnoun

    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.

  2. weekendverb

    To spend the weekend.

    We'll weekend at the beach.

  3. weekendadjective

    Of, relating to or for the weekend.

    I'm wearing my weekend shoes

  4. weekendadjective

    Occurring at the weekend.

    a weekend break

Editors Contribution

  1. weekend

    A specific time and days of the week.

    The weekend in Europe is Saturday and Sunday, in Saudi Arabia its Friday and Saturday.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'weekend' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1847

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'weekend' in Written Corpus Frequency: #872

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'weekend' in Nouns Frequency: #641

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of weekend in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of weekend in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of weekend in a Sentence

  1. Dennis Feltgen:

    Swells from the storm could reach much of the east coast of Atlantic Canada by the end of the week and continue through the weekend. These swells could cause life-threatening surf and rip currents.

  2. Nick Gales:

    At this stage, we anticipate repatriating David's body by air, possibly this weekend when a weather window opens up.

  3. Zeg Choudhry:

    Oil is the major drag at the moment. In a normal environment, when we see China data as good as what we had over the weekend, that would set the market alight, the pressure on crude is the noose around our neck at the moment.

  4. Carolyn Maloney:

    Schumer, D-N.Y., said. HOUSE OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE TO INVESTIGATE POSTMASTER GENERAL AFTER CLAIMS HE PRESSURED EMPLOYEES TO MAKE CAMPAIGN DONATIONS A spokesperson for the USPS did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Earlier Tuesday, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., also called for DeJoys suspension as Carolyn Maloney announced a new investigation into DeJoy from the Reform Committee, which Carolyn Maloney chairs. FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2020, file photo, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy testifies during a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on the Postal Service on Capitol Hill in Washington. ( Tom Williams/Pool via AP) The Washington Post reportedthis weekend that while DeJoy wasCEO of New Breed Logistics, Tom Williams/Pool via AP or Tom Williams/Pool via AP aides pressured employees towrite checks and attend GOP fundraisers at his mansion, five people who worked for New Breed told the paper.DeJoy, a megadonor for theRepublican Party, would reimburse the employees through bonuses, an arrangement that is unlawful, The Washington Post reported Sunday. If these allegations are true, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy could face criminal exposurenot only for Postmaster General Louis DeJoy actions in North Carolina, but also for lying to Reform Committee under oath, we will be investigating this issue, but I believe the Board of Governors must take emergency action to immediately suspend Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, who they never should have selected in the first place. HOUSE DEMOCRATS SUBPOENA USPSS DEJOY FOR HIS CALENDAR, DOCUMENTS ON MAIL DELAYS Maloney was referencing testimony DeJoy gave Reform Committee on Aug. 24 when hedenied pressuring his employees to donate to President Trump, calling such a claim.

  5. Lewis Hamilton:

    I think this year the whole pack looks a bit closer. I think they have something up their sleeve this weekend, i think they have a lot more than they are talking. They have arrived on the low, but are going to deliver high.

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