- af|ter|noons [ ,æftər`nunz ] adverbused for saying what you do every afternoon:I work afternoons one week and mornings the next.
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afternoons — [af΄tər no͞onz′, af′tərno͞onz′; äf΄tərno͞onz′] adv. during every afternoon or most afternoons … English World dictionary
Afternoons — Or see afternoon. Infobox musical artist Name = Afternoons Background = group or band Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Origin = Los Angeles, California, USA Genre = Indie rock Associated acts = Sea Wolf, Irving Years active = Label = Unsigned… … Wikipedia
afternoons — /af teuhr noohnz , ahf /, adv. in or during any or every afternoon: He slept late and worked afternoons. [1895 1900, Amer.; AFTERNOON + s1] * * * … Universalium
afternoons — See afternoons, evenings, mornings … Dictionary of problem words and expressions
afternoons — adv. (Informal) during the afternoon, every afternoon (e.g. I work afternoons )n. period of time between 12 noon and evening; customary expression of greeting or goodbye adj. period of time between noon and evening … English contemporary dictionary
afternoons — af•ter•noons [[t]ˌæf tərˈnunz, ˌɑf [/t]] adv. in or during any or every afternoon: He slept late and worked afternoons[/ex] • Etymology: 1895–1900, amer … From formal English to slang
afternoons — /aftəˈnunz/ (say ahftuh noohnz) adverb Colloquial 1. during the afternoon regularly. 2. each afternoon: they sleep afternoons … Australian English dictionary
afternoons — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|nünz adverb : in the afternoon repeatedly : on any afternoon afternoons he d drop off to sleep Helen Eustis … Useful english dictionary
afternoons — adverb Date: 1896 in the afternoon repeatedly ; on any afternoon … New Collegiate Dictionary
afternoons — informal in the afternoon; every afternoon. → afternoon … English new terms dictionary