Meaning of “Wednesday” in the English Dictionary

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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.

More examples

  • 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)

"Wednesday" in American English

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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)