day off


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Noun1.day off - a day when you are not required to workday off - a day when you are not required to work; "Thursday is his day off"
time off - a time period when you are not required to work; "he requested time off to attend his grandmother's funeral"

day off

noun holiday It was my day off, and he was on duty in my place.
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In the first place, it would not cost him anything, and it would get him half a day off, with his pay just the same; and then when election time came he would be able to vote--and there was something in that.
Such had been Silas Deemer--such the fixity and invariety of his life and habit, that the village humorist (who had once attended college) was moved to bestow upon him the sobriquet of "Old Ibidem," and, in the first issue of the local newspaper after the death, to explain without offence that Silas had taken "a day off.
You can't now say, 'Oh, they deserve a day off because we are going so well'.
12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thirty-seven percent of American employers will provide a paid day off for Martin Luther King, Jr.
The poll of 2,000 UK adults also found that, of those quizzed in the city, eight in 10 haven't taken a single day off because of a cold or flu - despite suffering from such illnesses on up to two occasions already this year.
But, after taking the matter up with her bosses at G4S and her union Public & Commercial Services Union (PCS) she was told that she could only have one day off to cover Monday's funeral.
A pupil, who got an extra day off this weekend, was happy to get a much-needed break.
Although Hibs pegged the scoreline back to 3-2, Butcher was livid enough to cancel today's day off - and defender Nelson has no complaints.
Staff at Anglesey council will get a day off for St David's Day on Friday February 28, although the celebration itself falls on the Saturday.
Now, with four working machines, the women are able to wash their clothes a lot faster, giving them time to enjoy their day off.
Yes ladies, Michael Buble's Day Off is allowing us access into the crooner's life as he takes a day off in his hometown of Vancouver to spend time with his friends and family.
Governor of Qadisiya, Salim Husseing Alwan, told NINA that because of the heavy rainfall over the province, Wednesday has been declared an official day off for workers at the province's departments and offices.