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English definition of “make a day/night/evening/weekend of it”

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make a day/night/evening/weekend of it

to make an activity longer or combine a series of activities so that they last for the whole of that particular period of time: We wanted to drive up the coast, so we decided to make a weekend of it. We don't go out often so we thought we'd make a day of it.
Translations of “make a day/night/evening/weekend of it”
in Chinese (Traditional) 花一天/夜/晚/個週末的時間做……
in Chinese (Simplified) 花一天/夜/晚/周末的时间做……
(Definition of make a day/night/evening/weekend of it from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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