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weekend

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noun

 (ˌwiːkˈɛnd Pronunciation for
    1. the end of the week, esp the period from Friday night until the end of Sunday
    2. (as modifier)   ⇒ a weekend party

verb

 (ˈwiːkˌɛnd Pronunciation for
  1. (intransitive) (informal) to spend or pass a weekend

Translations for 'weekend'

  • British English: weekendPronunciation for weekend A weekend is Saturday and Sunday.I'll phone you at the weekend.ˌwiːkˈɛnd NOUN
  • Arabic: عُطْلَةُ نِهَايَةِ الُأسْبُوعPronunciation for عُطْلَةُ نِهَايَةِ الُأسْبُوع
  • Brazilian Portuguese: final de semanaPronunciation for final de semana
  • Chinese: 周末Pronunciation for 周末
  • Croatian: vikendPronunciation for vikend
  • Czech: víkendPronunciation for víkend
  • Danish: weekendPronunciation for weekend
  • Dutch: weekendPronunciation for weekend
  • European Spanish: fin de semanaPronunciation for fin de semana
  • Finnish: viikonloppuPronunciation for viikonloppu
  • French: week-endPronunciation for week-end
  • German: WochenendePronunciation for Wochenende
  • Greek: σαββατοκύριακοPronunciation for σαββατοκύριακο
  • Italian: fine settimanaPronunciation for fine settimana
  • Japanese: 週末Pronunciation for 週末
  • Korean: 주말Pronunciation for 주말
  • Norwegian: helgPronunciation for helg
  • Polish: weekendPronunciation for weekend
  • Portuguese: fim de semanaPronunciation for fim de semana
  • Romanian: sfârșit de săptămână sfârșituri de săptămână
  • Russian: выходные дниPronunciation for выходные дни
  • Spanish: fin de semanaPronunciation for fin de semana
  • Swedish: helgPronunciation for helg
  • Thai: วันหยุดสุดสัปดาห์Pronunciation for วันหยุดสุดสัปดาห์
  • Turkish: hafta sonuPronunciation for hafta sonu
  • Ukrainian: вихідний
  • Vietnamese: ngày cuối tuầnPronunciation for ngày cuối tuần

Example Sentences Including 'weekend'

He said:'These questions arise out of weekend news stories concerning the substantial use of consultants.
Glasgow Herald (2001)
His victory came on a groundswell of support in a weekend vote by grass-roots party members.
Glasgow Herald (2001)
I had a couple of films that needed processing from my weekend surveillance outside a pharmaceutical company's lab.
Val McDermid KICK BACK (2002)
I let him rant for a good ten minutes, then offered to repeat the surveillance exercise over the weekend at a reduced rate.
Val McDermid KICK BACK (2002)
It will invite the buyer out for a weekend , ostensibly to look at produce.
Joanna Blythman SHOPPED: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets (2004)
Michael Hall enjoys a weekend in the capital of the riviera and finds it has a strong Italian flavour.
Country Life (2004)
Six further deaths had occurred on the roads since the beginning of the bank holiday weekend.
Irish Times (2002)
Still, it was a good weekend for the galvanised steel sector.
Irish Times (2002)
The long weekend of the wedding had seen the beginning of a seismic shift in her view of the world.
Robert Wilson THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)

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