personal day

[ pur-suh-nl dey ]
/ ˈpɜr sə nl ˌdeɪ /


a day that an employee chooses to take off from work for personal reasons: I took a personal day to attend my sister's graduation.

Origin of personal day

First recorded in 1970–75 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019