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personal day

[ pur-suh-nl dey ]
/ ˈpɜr sə nl ˌdeɪ /
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noun
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.
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Origin of personal day

First recorded in 1970–75
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