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weekender

[week-en-der] /ˈwikˌɛn dər/
noun
1.
a person who goes on a weekend vacation.
2.
a weekend guest.
3.
a traveling bag large enough to carry the clothing and personal articles needed for a weekend trip.
4.
a small pleasure boat, especially a sailboat, equipped to accommodate usually not more than four persons for a weekend cruise.
5.
a person who engages in a sport, hobby, or other activity occasionally, especially on weekends.
6.
Slang. a minor offender sentenced to serve a weekend or series of weekends in jail.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; weekend + -er1
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Examples for weekender
  • When you're planning a weekender here, first decide the type of experience you want.
  • Cabins are cozy, so cruise lines recommend no more than two small weekender suitcases or large totes.
British Dictionary definitions for weekender

weekender

/ˌwiːkˈɛndə/
noun
1.
a person spending a weekend holiday in a place, esp habitually
2.
(Austral) a house, shack, etc, occupied only at weekends, for holidays, etc
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