weekend


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

weekend

Medspeak-UK
The period between 7 p.m. (1900) Friday and 7 a.m. (0700) Monday.
 
Vox populi
The period commencing at midnight on Friday and ending at midnight on Sunday.
References in periodicals archive ?
based, nonprofit organization wants to ensure the success of African American movies by encouraging moviegoers to see black films and films that support diversity during their opening weekends.
For more information on hosting a NatureLink weekend, contact:
A system is needed to ensure continuity when patients receive special care or when the physician is ill, has a personal emergency, takes vacation, or has weekends or nights off.
Sylvester Stallone and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer both had a comeback over Christmas weekend with ``Rocky Balboa,'' the sixth movie in a franchise thought to be dead released by a studio also thought to be dead.
Sanker is planning two different sets of parties for next year, the regular White Party, centered around DJ-driven dance events, and Pure White, a benefit weekend of cocktail parties, brunches, and barbecues.
Consumers have become much savvier by taking advantage of extended store hours and deeply discounted electronics through the Black Friday weekend," Best said.
3 million its opening weekend the same weekend a year ago.
At first it was just a trickle, but by the mid 1980s lesbian club promoters discovered they could corral the women who were already coming--and encourage others to join them--by offering a series of parties and events over the course of the weekend.
Led by leaders in the Paso Robles wine industry, including top viticulturalists and winemakers, at the onset of the Harvest Wine Tour weekend SIP: Paso Robles will provide participants an overview of growing wine grapes and making wine, and acquaint enthusiasts with four key wine varieties from Paso Robles--Viognier, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and Zinfandel--following their production from vine to wine.
Its robust opening led to overall box office revenue being up for the fourth weekend in a row and the 11th out of the last 12.
Already, revelers from the White Party--some in tuxes, some in spaghetti straps--are curling up on poolside chaise lounges, the hottest property on any Dinah Shore weekend next to event tickets and enough money to buy out the bar.