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Thurs·day / ˈ[unvoicedth]ərzˌdā; -dē/ • n. the day of the week before Friday and following Wednesday: the committee met on Thursday the music program for Thursdays in April | [as adj.] Thursday morning. • adv. on Thursday: he called her up Thursday. ∎  (Thursdays) on Thursdays; each Thursday: the column is published Thursdays.

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Thursday

Thursday the day of the week before Friday and following Wednesday. The name comes from Old English Thu(n)resdæg ‘day of thunder’, translation of late Latin Jovis dies ‘day of Jupiter’ (god associated with thunder).

See also Black Thursday at black, Maundy Thursday, Sheer Thursday.

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Thursday

Thursday OE. þur(e)sdæġ, for þunresdæġ, f. g. of þunor THUNDER; partly assoc. with ON. þórsdagr; rendering late L. Jovis dies Jupiter's day.

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Thursday

Thursday: see week.

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Thursday

ThursdayAllende, duende •Wednesday •heyday, mayday, payday •bidet • weekday • Halliday • holiday •Friday • Hobday • washday • Corday •magna cum laude, summa cum laude •Daudet, démodé •noonday • Tuesday •Domesday, doomsday •Yaoundé • someday •Monday, sundae, Sunday •Muscadet • workaday • faraday •Saturday • yesterday • workday •birthday • Thursday

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