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Thurs·day

 (thûrz′dē, -dā′)
n. Abbr. Thurs. or Thur. or Thu. or Th or T
The day of the week that comes after Wednesday and before Friday.

[Middle English, from Old English thūres dæg, alteration (influenced by Old Norse thōrsdagr, Thor's day) of thunres dæg, Thor's day (translation of Late Latin Iovis diēs, Jupiter's day) : thunres, genitive of thunor, thunder; see (s)tenə- in Indo-European roots + dæg, day; see day.]

Thurs′days adv.

Thursday

(ˈθɜːzdɪ; -deɪ)
n
the fifth day of the week; fourth day of the working week
[Old English Thursdæg, literally: Thor's day; related to Old High German Donares tag; see Thor, thunder, day]

Thurs•day

(ˈθɜrz deɪ, -di)

n.
the fifth day of the week, following Wednesday.
[before 950; Middle English; Old English Thursdæg < Old Norse Thūrsdagr literally, Thor's day; replacing Old English Thunres dæg (both representing Germanic translation of Late Latin diēs Jovis]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thursday - the fifth day of the weekThursday - the fifth day of the week; the fourth working day
weekday - any day except Sunday (and sometimes except Saturday)
Translations
يَوْمُ الـخَمِيسيَوْم الخَميس
четвъртък
dijous
čtvrtekčtvrteční
torsdag
ĵaŭdo
neljapäev
torstai
četvrtak
csütörtök
fimmtudagur
木曜日
목요일
dies Iovisdies Jovis
ketvirtadienis
ceturtdiena
joi
štvrtokštvrtkový
četrtek
torsdag
วันพฤหัสบดี
четвер
thứ năm

Thursday

[ˈθɜːzdɪ] Njueves m inv
see Tuesday for usage

Thursday

[ˈθɜːrzdeɪ ˈθɜːrzdi] njeudi m
on Thursday → jeudi
on Thursdays → le jeudi
every Thursday → tous les jeudis
last Thursday → jeudi dernier
next Thursday → jeudi prochain
see also Tuesday

Thursday

nDonnerstag m ? also Tuesday

Thursday

[ˈθɜːzdɪ] ngiovedì m inv
for usage see Tuesday

Thursday

(ˈθəːzdi) noun
the fifth day of the week, the day following Wednesday. She came on Thursday; (also adjective) Thursday evening.

thursday

يَوْمُ الـخَمِيس čtvrtek torsdag Donnerstag Πέμπτη jueves torstai jeudi četvrtak giovedì 木曜日 목요일 donderdag torsdag czwartek quinta-feira четверг torsdag วันพฤหัสบดี Perşembe Thứ năm 星期四
References in classic literature ?
I've got my new pink silk for Thursday and don't want a thing.
Every Thursday evening when the store had closed she went to a prayer meeting in the basement of the church and on Sunday evening attended a meeting of an organization called The Epworth League.
There isn't one nearer here than Sacramento; but I reckon we could get a small one by Thursday.
The outbreak," I returned, "will make a tremendous occasion of Thursday night;" and everyone so agreed with me that, in the light of it, we lost all attention for everything else.
Tuesday, " " " " Wendesday " " " " Thursday " " " " Friday, " " " " Saturday " " " " Sunday, " " "
Thursday they are coming, and this is only Tuesday; it's a cruel long time to wait.
That is good news however; I will ride over tomorrow, and ask him to dinner on Thursday.
Agnes and Catherine Johnstone were invited to take tea with some friends at Lowton last Thursday, and I gave them leave to put on clean tuckers for the occasion.
It was Monday evening,' I replied, 'and this is Thursday night, or rather Friday morning, at present.
EARLIER than usual on the morning of Thursday, the twenty-third of July, Mr.
One Thursday morning, when I was about to walk with Mr.
Pumblechook's on the Thursday evening, he said, with his hand upon the parlour lock, "I know, sir, that London gentlemen cannot be expected to patronize local work, as a rule; but if you would give me a turn now and then in the quality of a townsman, I should greatly esteem it.