Definition of weeknight in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈwēknīt/

Entry from US English dictionary


A night of the week other than Saturday or Sunday.
Example sentences
  • We have reduced the number of games and telecasts on weeknights and Sundays, when many fans and their families are involved with travel soccer.
  • If I need to, I can force myself to sleep during the night on weeknights, mostly because after a couple of days I'm so tired from staying up at night and not being able to sleep during the day.
  • Friday nights were the best weeknights for tips, both waitresses knew.

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Syllabification: week·night

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