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We have a word like "weekday" to represent all days from Monday and Friday.

Is there a word to represent "non-Sunday" days (i.e. Monday through to Saturday)?

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Ordinary day, workaday. –  lexeme Mar 27 '13 at 11:13

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Actually, weekday can still be used to mean any day other than Sunday. This usage has become less prevalent since much of the developed world moved to a five day workweek, so might need a note of explanation, but it is consistent with the traditional meaning of the word.

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to the same effect can be considered businessday as well as workdays but it excludes saturday in modern times. –  Raghav Mar 27 '13 at 11:20

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