rest day


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Noun1.rest day - a day set aside for restrest day - a day set aside for rest    
day of the week - any one of the seven days in a week
Dominicus, Lord's Day, Sunday, Sun - first day of the week; observed as a day of rest and worship by most Christians
Sabbath - a day of rest and worship: Sunday for most Christians; Saturday for the Jews and a few Christians; Friday for Muslims
work day, workday, working day - a day on which work is done
Translations

rest day

ngiorno di riposo
References in classic literature ?
And is it not a palpable, unquestionable good if a peasant, or a woman with a baby, has no rest day or night and I give them rest and leisure?
My youth is wasting away; my prospects are darkened; my life is a desolate blank; I have no rest day or night: I am become a burden to myself and others, and you might save me by a word - a glance, and will not do it - is this right?
Prisons who had a rest day on Tuesday showed the urge and gusto to win the match as they led in all the three sets.
For work done during a special day that also falls on the workers' rest day, they shall be paid an additional 50 percent of their daily rate on the first eight hours of work.
For work done in excess of eight hours (overtime work) during a special day that also falls on the workers' rest day, they shall be paid an additional 30 percent of their hourly rate on said day, or a computation of 'hourly rate of the basic daily wage x 150 percent x 130 percent x number of hours worked.
If the worker does overtime work on a holiday or rest day under a compressed workweek scheme on a holiday or rest day, he shall be paid additional compensation "equivalent to the rate of the first eight hours or a number of hours under a compressed workweek scheme on a holiday or rest day plus 30% thereof".
Work performed beyond eight hours or number of hours under a compressed work week scheme on a holiday or rest day shall be paid an additional compensation equivalent to the rate of the first eight hours or number of hours under a compressed work week scheme on a holiday or rest day plus at least 30 percent thereof.
August 9 would be a rest day and semi finals will be played on August 10 while the final and third place match on August 11.
The 31-year-old's Team Dimension Data squad announced Cavendish will not resume the race in today's 17th stage, ending his participation on the second rest day.
But with the Manxman due to compete on the track at the Rio Olympics next month, there was speculation he might withdraw from the Tour on the second rest day in order to begin his recovery.
CHRIS FROOME cannot wait to wake up, smell the coffee and "be normal again" after reaching the final Tour de France rest day full of beans.
Team Sky's Froome was in the leading pack, finishing 13th, as he and his rivals finished on the same time to maintain the status quo in the general classification heading into Tuesday's rest day.