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work·day

 (wûrk′dā′)
n.
1. A day on which work is usually done.
2. The part of the day during which one works: an eight-hour workday.
adj.
Workaday.

workday

(ˈwɜːkˌdeɪ)
n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) the usual US term for working day
adj
another word for workaday

work•day

(ˈwɜrkˌdeɪ)

n.
1. a day on which work is done; working day.
2. the part of a day during which one works.
3. the length of time during a day on which one works: a seven-hour workday.
adj.
[1400–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.workday - a day on which work is doneworkday - a day on which work is done    
weekday - any day except Sunday (and sometimes except Saturday)
day of rest, rest day - a day set aside for rest
2.workday - the amount of time that a worker must work for an agreed daily wageworkday - the amount of time that a worker must work for an agreed daily wage; "they work an 8-hour day"
day - the recurring hours when you are not sleeping (especially those when you are working); "my day began early this morning"; "it was a busy day on the stock exchange"; "she called it a day and went to bed"
man hour, person hour - a time unit used in industry for measuring work
duty period, work shift, shift - the time period during which you are at work

workday

adjective
Of or suitable for ordinary days or routine occasions:
Translations

workday

[ˈwɜːkdeɪ] N (US) → día m laborable

workday

work day [ˈwɜːrkdeɪ] n
(= weekday) → jour m de travail
(mainly US) (= day of work) → journée f de travail

workday

[ˈwɜːkˌdeɪ] n (Am) → giorno lavorativo or feriale
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