the seventh day of the week, following Friday.
the seventh and last day of the week: the Jewish Sabbath
- Saturday-night special
[sat-er-dey-nahyt, -dee-] /ˈsæt ər deɪˌnaɪt, -di-/ noun, Informal. 1. a cheap, small-caliber handgun that is easily obtainable and concealable. (From police slang for a cheap handgun) A quick-and-dirty program or feature kluged together during off hours, under a deadline, and in response to pressure from a salescritter. Such hacks are dangerously unreliable, but all too […]
adverb 1. on Saturdays: Saturdays we go to the movies. noun 1. the seventh day of the week, following Friday. noun 1. the seventh and last day of the week: the Jewish Sabbath
noun 1. an ancient Roman god of agriculture, the consort of Ops, believed to have ruled the earth during an age of happiness and virtue, identified with the Greek god Cronus. 2. Astronomy. the planet sixth in order from the sun, having an equatorial diameter of 74,600 miles (120,000 km), a mean distance from the […]
noun, plural Saturnalia, Saturnalias. 1. (sometimes used with a plural verb) the festival of Saturn, celebrated in December in ancient Rome as a time of unrestrained merrymaking. 2. (lowercase) unrestrained revelry; orgy. noun (pl) -lia, -lias 1. an ancient Roman festival celebrated in December: renowned for its general merrymaking 2. (sometimes not capital) a period […]