Meaning of “Thursday” in the English Dictionary

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"Thursday" in British English

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Thursdaynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈθɜːz.deɪ/ us /ˈθɝːz.deɪ/ written abbreviation Thur., Thurs.

A1 the day of the week after Wednesday and before Friday:

I'm getting my hair cut after work on Thursday.
The shops stay open late on Thursdays.
Bye! See you next Thursday!
Do you remember that book we were talking about last Thursday?
This year my birthday is on a Thursday.

More examples

  • I'm seeing him on Thursday.
  • He'll be here on Thursday.

(Definition of “Thursday” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Thursday" in American English

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Thursdaynoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈθɜrz·deɪ, -di/ abbreviation Thur., abbreviation Thurs.

the day of the week after Wednesday and before Friday

(Definition of “Thursday” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)