Sunday definition, meaning - what is Sunday in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “Sunday”

See all translations

Sunday

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈsʌn.deɪ/ (written abbreviation Sun.)
A1 the day of the week after Saturday and before Monday, when most people in Western countries do not go to work: We're going to visit my aunt and uncle on Sunday. They go to church on Sundays. The choir is giving a concert next Sunday. I haven't done any exercise since last Sunday. New Year's Day this year is a Sunday. Sunday morning/afternoon/evening/night In Britain the traditional Sunday lunch consists of roast meat.
More examples
Translations of “Sunday”
in Arabic يَوْم الأحَد…
in Korean 일요일…
in Malaysian Ahad…
in French dimanche…
in Turkish pazar, pazar günü…
in Italian domenica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 周日,星期日,星期天…
in Russian воскресенье…
in Polish niedziela…
in Vietnamese ngày chủ nhật…
in Spanish domingo…
in Portuguese domingo…
in Thai วันอาทิตย์…
in German der Sonntag…
in Catalan diumenge…
in Japanese 日曜日…
in Indonesian Minggu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 周日,星期日,星期天…
(Definition of Sunday from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of Sunday?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “Sunday” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

prime time

in television and radio broadcasting, the time when the largest number of people are watching or listening

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Cannabidiol oil that comes from industrial hemp plants, which is what is infused into our e-juice, is 100 per cent legal.

Read More