Definition of sick day in English:

sick day

Syllabification: sick day


  • A day taken off from work because of illness.
    More example sentences
    • I bitched about having to take another sick day on Monday to go to the funeral.
    • If you're a dentist, and your morning starts out like Dr. Feinstone's does, take a goddamn sick day.
    • This is my first sick day in I-can't-remember-how-long.

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