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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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