hump day

World English Dictionary
hump day
informal the middle day of the working week, usually Wednesday
[C20: see hump sense 5]

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Main Entry:  hump day
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  the middle of the workweek, usu. Wednesday
Example:  We're on the other side of hump day, with the weekend in sight.
Etymology:  1965; seen as the hill to get over to the weekend's 21st Century Lexicon
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