Thursday Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “Thursday” in the English Dictionary

"Thursday" in British English

See all translations

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
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

See all translations

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…
What is the pronunciation of Thursday?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
faith school

a school that is financially supported by a particular religious group, usually for children from that religion

Word of the Day