the third day of the week: abbrev. Tue,Tues, Tu, or T
Origin of TuesdayMiddle English Twisdai ; from Old English Tiwes dæg, Tiu's day, rendering Classical Latin Martis dies: see Tiu and amp; day
nounAbbr. Tues. or Tue. or Tu or T
The day of the week that comes after Monday and before Wednesday.
Origin of TuesdayMiddle English Tuesdai, from Old English T&imacron;wesdæg, Tiu's day : T&imacron;wes, genitive of T&imacron;w, Tiu; see Tiu + dæg, day (translation of Latin di&emacron;s M&amacron;rtis, Mars' day).