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 (frī′dē, -dā′)
n. Abbr. Fri. or Fr. or F
The day of the week that comes after Thursday and before Saturday.

[Middle English Fridai, from Old English Frīgedæg; see prī- in Indo-European roots.]

Fri′days adv.
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(ˈfraɪ deɪz, -diz)

on Fridays: We're paid Fridays.
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References in classic literature ?
After the Christmas holidays the Avonlea students gave up going home on Fridays and settled down to hard work.
The most extraordinary thing to my mind, of all the strange and wonderful things that happened upon that Friday, was the dovetailing of the commonplace habits of our social order with the first beginnings of the series of events that was to topple that social order headlong.
"Then, if you please, I will expect you on Friday."
"Reached Turin by Mont Cenis, Friday, October 4th, at 6.35 a.m.
As soon as I saw the place I called for Friday, and asked him if he knew where he was?
"Say, Mag," he said, "put on yer bes' duds Friday night an' I'll take yehs teh deh show.
"She left, I believe, on Thursday or Friday. Can you tell me whether her baggage went through your hands?"
"I shalt expect you by last train on Friday, in accordance with your letter: and, till then, I shalt say, in the words of the old song,
On the very next Friday after this "dreadfullest fight that ever was seen," as Bunyan says in Pilgrim's Progress, there were great doings in the little schoolhouse on the hill.
Friday afternoon none of the girls had classes at Redmond.
"Well, I didn't neither, but all at once it popped onto me that it was Friday."
In a little time I began to speak to him; and teach him to speak to me: and first, I let him know his name should be Friday, which was the day I saved his life: I called him so for the memory of the time.