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weekend warrior

noun, Slang.
a reservist who attends weekend meetings of his or her unit in order to fulfill military obligations. Unabridged
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Contemporary definitions for weekend warrior

any person who vigorously pursues activities (such as sports training) outside of the workweek, in a worklike and intensive manner's 21st Century Lexicon
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Sunday soldier

noun phrase

A military reservist or member of the National Guard, who typically goes on uniformed duty on the weekend (1950s+)

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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