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Language: Old English
Origin: Thunresdæg, from Thunor god of the sky + dæg 'day'

Thursday

noun
     
Related topics: Chronology
Thurs‧day [uncountable and countable] written abbreviation Thurs. or Thur.
TMC the day between Wednesday and Friday
on Thursday
I went to Edinburgh on Thursday.
She was working Thursday. American English
Thursday morning/afternoon etc
There's a meeting on Thursday night.
last Thursday
He was arrested last Thursday.
this Thursday
Mark and I are driving south this Thursday.
next Thursday (=Thursday of next week)
I'll see you next Thursday.
a Thursday (=one of the Thursdays in the year)
Christmas Day is on a Thursday this year.

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