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English definition of “weekend”

weekend

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌwiːkˈend/ US  /ˈwiːkend/
A1 Saturday and Sunday, the two days in the week when many people do not work: Are you doing anything this weekend? I'm going home for the weekend.Days, and parts of the weekTourism and holidaysHotels and hostelsTime off work
at the weekend UK (US on the weekend) on Saturday or Sunday: He's going to a football match at the weekend.Days, and parts of the weekTourism and holidaysHotels and hostelsTime off work
(Definition of weekend from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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