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Saturday

noun [C] uk   /ˈsæt.ə.deɪ/ us    /ˈsæt̬.ɚ-/ ( written abbreviation Sat.)
A1 the day of the week after Friday and before Sunday: He's leaving on Saturday. Most football matches are played on Saturdays. The party is next Saturday. We went out for a meal last Saturday. Joel was born on a Saturday. Saturday morning/afternoon/evening/night
More examples
  • We did very little on Saturday.
  • I'm seeing Helen on Saturday.
  • We met up last Saturday.
  • Saturday is my favourite day of the week.
  • I've worked the last three Saturdays.
Translations of “Saturday”
in Korean 토요일…
in Arabic يَوم السَّبْت…
in French samedi…
in Turkish cumartesi, cumartesi günü…
in Italian sabato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 星期六,週六…
in Russian суббота…
in Polish sobota…
in Spanish sábado…
in Portuguese sábado…
in German der Samstag, Samstag-……
in Catalan dissabte…
in Japanese 土曜日…
in Chinese (Simplified) 星期六,周六…
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