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"Wednesday" in British English

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Wednesdaynoun [C]

uk   /ˈwenz.deɪ/  us   /ˈwenz.deɪ/ (written abbreviation Wed.)
A1 the ​day of the ​week after ​Tuesday and before ​Thursday: Did you say the ​meeting is on Wednesday? The ​restaurant is always ​closed on Wednesdays. Next Wednesday is my ​birthday. I didn't go to ​school last Wednesday. 29 ​April is a Wednesday. Wednesday morning/​afternoon/​evening/​night

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  • It's my ​birthday on Wednesday.
  • We'll ​meet again on Wednesday.
(Definition of Wednesday from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Wednesdaynoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈwenz·deɪ, -di/ (abbreviation Wed.)
the ​day of the ​week after ​Tuesday and before ​Thursday
(Definition of Wednesday from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Wednesday”
in Korean 수요일…
in Arabic يَوْم الأرْبُعاء…
in Malaysian Rabu…
in French mercredi…
in Russian среда…
in Chinese (Traditional) 星期三…
in Italian mercoledì…
in Turkish çarşamba, çarşamba günü…
in Polish środa…
in Spanish miércoles…
in Vietnamese thứ Tư…
in Portuguese quarta-feira…
in Thai วันพุธ…
in German der Mittwoch…
in Catalan dimecres…
in Japanese 水曜日…
in Chinese (Simplified) 星期三…
in Indonesian Rabu…
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