midweek

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mid- +‎ week. Compare Saterland Frisian Midwiek (Wednesday, literally midweek), German Mittwoch (Wednesday, literally midweek).

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Noun[edit]

midweek (plural midweeks)

  1. The middle of the week.
    • 1987, Graham Marsden, Advanced coarse fishing
      In midweek, however, the stretch is reasonably quiet and I can conceal myself behind a clump of rushes and cast a big piece of luncheon meat on a link-leger rig right in the deep hole and let the current roll it under the roof.
    • 1991, Rugby World and Post,
      Peter Dods was captain in the midweek games but, like Sole, the Gala fullback has also hung up his boots.

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midweek (not comparable)

  1. That happens in the middle of the week

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Adverb[edit]

midweek (not comparable)

  1. In the middle of the week.
    • 1989, The Independent
      Leicester could only manage a goalless draw midweek with Sutton Coldfield and will be keen to return to winning form.

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