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Definitions of week

  1. a period of seven consecutive days starting on Sunday Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. any period of seven consecutive days; "it rained for a week" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. hours or days of work in a calendar week; "they worked a 40-hour week" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. A period of seven days, usually that reckoned from one Sabbath or Sunday to the next. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. A period of seven days, usually beginning with Sunday. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. The space of seven days: the space from one Sunday to another: a cycle of time which has been used from the earliest ages in Eastern countries, and is now universally adopted over the Christian and Mohammedan worlds. It has been commonly regarded as a memorial of the creation of the world in that space of time. It is besides the most obvious and convenient division of the lunar or natural month. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. A period of seven days. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. The space of seven days; the period beginning with Sunday and ending with Saturday. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for week

  1. In a week I will see you again. – The Light That Lures by Percy Brebner
  2. Have you been alone all the week – Missing by Mrs. Humphry Ward