Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Any of the nights of the week other than weekend nights.

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  • noun The evening of a weekday.

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  • noun any night of the week except Saturday or Sunday

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Examples

  • And getting there on a weeknight is a real pain in the ass.

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  • I am VERY cheap, but the year or so I get out of some shoes walking nearly 5 miles every weeknight is worth it.

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  • Jean - it was a relaxing dish to make on a weeknight, that is for sure!

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  • I could tell from the look that crossed between Aaron and Elam that in their minds, a caller arriving this late on a weeknight was a sure messenger of trouble.

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  • I could tell from the look that crossed between Aaron and Elam that in their minds, a caller arriving this late on a weeknight was a sure messenger of trouble.

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  • I could tell from the look that crossed between Aaron and Elam that in their minds, a caller arriving this late on a weeknight was a sure messenger of trouble.

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  • When I’m too tired or lazy to make dinner on a weeknight, which is usually at least 3 nights a week, I think of you slaving away in your kitchen slaving away on your newest obsession.

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  • She did say HBO is asking for better placement of fight spots on higher-rated networks during viewer-heavy dayparts, such as weeknight primetime, in return for a better split of fight revenue.

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  • Slaves on most plantations held dances every Saturday night, but they also enjoyed themselves at impromptu weeknight gatherings and even on the day when fun was sacrilege.

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  • Whether you're cooking for a huge crowd of extended family members on a holiday or whipping up a weeknight dinner for four, turkey will serve you well.

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