entresemana

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From entre +‎ semana.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /en.tɾe.seˈma.na/

Adverb[edit]

entresemana

  1. on a weekday (the days Monday through Friday)
    • 1605, Miguel de Cervantes, El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha, Primera parte, Capítulo I
      El resto della concluían sayo de velarte, calzas de velludo para las fiestas, con sus pantuflos de lo mesmo, y los días de entresemana se honraba con su vellorí de lo más fino.
      The rest of it went in a doublet of fine cloth and velvet breeches and shoes to match for holidays, while on week-days he made a brave figure in his best homespun.