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The last part of the week, typically from Friday evening through Sunday evening, but sometimes including other adjacent days, especially when seen as a time of leisure or recreation: spent the long weekend fishing.
intr.v. week·end·ed, week·end·ing, week·ends
To spend weekends or a weekend.

week′ends′ adv.


informal at the weekend, esp regularly or during every weekend



every weekend; on weekends.
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Holdsworthy's family lived in a delightful bungalow near Menlo Park, and here Daylight spent a number of weekends, seeing a fineness and kindness of home life of which he had never dreamed.
During the three Summerside years Anne had been home often for vacations and weekends; but, after this, a bi-annual visit would be as much as could be hoped for.
She was going to a boarding-house where she had spent a couple of weekends with Emil Miller, and had written to say that her husband was obliged to go to Germany on business and she was coming down with her baby.
Anne's homesickness wore off, greatly helped in the wearing by her weekend visits home.
I shan't even have the comfort of looking forward to the weekend visit home, as I had when I went to Queen's.
Jon Reading, head of commissioning and provision, said the proposals had been through consultation and were "generally accepted" by service users and families, with one There are reasons for Weekend including Weekends family expressing opposition.
Mr Reading said there is "generally more family support available" on weekends, contributing to a lack of attendance at the centre on weekends.
Researchers set out discover if extra sleep at weekends is enough to reduce the risks.
On ordinary weekends when I didn't have anything planned, the most enjoyable spot to be was the tennis courts.
For weekly readings call 0903 658 2007 (75p/min + access charge) LEO JULY 23 - AUGUST 22 that you may have grown used to working during the weekends. Though to be honest, you are just happy being busy.
It's the fourth-highest fifth weekend of all time, and the first time a film has held the top spot for five weekends in a row since 2009's "Avatar."