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Meaning of “Thursday” in the English Dictionary

"Thursday" in British English

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Thursdaynoun [C]

uk   /ˈθɜːz.deɪ/  us   /ˈθɝːz-/ (written abbreviation Thur., Thurs.)
A1 the ​day of the ​week after ​Wednesday and before ​Friday: I'm getting my ​haircut after ​work on Thursday. The ​shopsstayopen 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. Thursday morning/​afternoon/​evening/​night

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  • 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)
Translations of “Thursday”
in Korean 목요일…
in Arabic يَوْم الخَميس…
in Malaysian Khamis…
in French (de) jeudi…
in Russian четверг…
in Chinese (Traditional) 星期四…
in Italian giovedì…
in Turkish perşembe, perşembe günü…
in Polish czwartek…
in Spanish jueves…
in Vietnamese thứ Năm…
in Portuguese quinta-feira…
in Thai วันพฤหัสบดี…
in German der Donnerstag, Donnerstag-……
in Catalan dijous…
in Japanese 木曜日…
in Chinese (Simplified) 星期四…
in Indonesian Kamis…
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