workday

[ wurk-dey ]
/ ˈwɜrkˌdeɪ /

noun

a day on which work is done; working day.
the part of a day during which one works.
the length of time during a day on which one works: a seven-hour workday.

adjective


Nearby words

  1. workbasket,
  2. workbench,
  3. workboat,
  4. workbook,
  5. workbox,
  6. worked,
  7. worked up,
  8. worked up, be,
  9. worked-up,
  10. worker

Origin of workday

1400–50; late Middle English werkday, Old English weorcdæg. See work, day

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British Dictionary definitions for workday

workday

/ (ˈwɜːkˌdeɪ) /

noun

the usual US term for working day

adjective

another word for workaday
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