- Weekend is defined as the days at the end of a week (usually Saturday and Sunday) when people traditionally do not work but instead relax or pursue leisure activities.
Saturday and Sunday when you do not have to go to work and you just relax and lounge around the house is an example of the weekend.
weekend definition by Webster's New World
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the period from Friday night or Saturday to Monday morning; end of the week
also week end
of, for, or on a weekend
to spend the weekend (at or in a specified place)
weekend definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
The end of the week, especially the period from Friday evening through Sunday evening.intransitive verb week·end·ed, week·end·ing, week·ends
To spend weekends or a weekend.
- weekˈendsˌ adverb
weekend - Phrases/Idioms
a weekend plus one or two days before or after