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English definition of “Tuesday”


noun [C or U]     /ˈtjuːz.deɪ/ US  /ˈtuːz-/ (written abbreviation Tue., Tues.)
A1 the day of the week after Monday and before Wednesday: We'll meet at eight on Tuesday. We always meet on Tuesdays. The work has to be finished by next Tuesday. Where were you last Tuesday? The 29th is a Tuesday, isn't it? Tuesday morning/afternoon/evening/nightDays, and parts of the week
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