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“working day” in English

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working daynoun [ C ]

uk /ˌwɜː.kɪŋ ˈdeɪ/ us /ˌwɝː.kɪŋ ˈdeɪ/ US also workday

(Definition of “working day” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“working day” in Business English

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working daynoun [ C ]

uk us UK US also workday

the part of a day when you are working at a job:

an 8-/10-/12-hour working day
during/at the end of the working day Using the internet and email for personal reasons during the working day is rife.
a typical/normal/average working day In a normal working day, she may spend up to 60% of her time on the phone.
a working day starts/begins/ends Her working day starts at around 8am.
Stress at work can be a major headache for companies who are losing valuable working days through staff absenteeism.

a day on which most people work:

You can expect delivery of the goods within three working days.
The AIS estimates that 1 million workers are absent on an average workday because of stress-related complaints.

(Definition of “working day” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)