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weekend warrior


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A part-time soldier, or reservist
  • n. A person who indulges in a sport or pastime on an infrequent basis, usually on weekends when work commitments are not present.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a reservist who fulfills the military obligation on weekends
  • n. a homeowner who acts as a contractor and tries to do major improvement projects on weekends (often without understanding the scope of the work to be done)


1956: First known usage (Wiktionary)


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