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WEEKEND

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does weekend mean? 

WEEKEND (noun)
  The noun WEEKEND has 1 sense:

1. a time period usually extending from Friday night through Sunday; more loosely defined as any period of successive days including one and only one Sunday

  Familiarity information: WEEKEND used as a noun is very rare.


WEEKEND (verb)
  The verb WEEKEND has 1 sense:

1. spend the weekend

  Familiarity information: WEEKEND used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


WEEKEND (noun)


Sense 1weekend [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A time period usually extending from Friday night through Sunday; more loosely defined as any period of successive days including one and only one Sunday

Classified under:

Nouns denoting time and temporal relations

Hypernyms ("weekend" is a kind of...):

period; period of time; time period (an amount of time)

Meronyms (parts of "weekend"):

Dominicus; Lord's Day; Sun; Sunday (first day of the week; observed as a day of rest and worship by most Christians)

Sabbatum; Sat; Saturday (the seventh and last day of the week; observed as the Sabbath by Jews and some Christians)

Holonyms ("weekend" is a part of...):

hebdomad; week (any period of seven consecutive days)


WEEKEND (verb)


Sense 1weekend [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Spend the weekend

Classified under:

Verbs of being, having, spatial relations

Hypernyms (to "weekend" is one way to...):

pass; spend (pass (time) in a specific way)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s


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