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after Saturday comes Sunday

A translation of a rare Arabic phrase attributed to militant Islamic extremists, meaning that Jews (who celebrate the Sabbath on Saturday) will be killed first, followed by Christians (whose Sabbath is on Sunday). We weren't sure of the safety of the area, but when we saw the phrase "After Saturday Comes Sunday" graffitied on the wall, we knew we should leave.
See also: after, come, Saturday, Sunday

a week tomorrow/on (some day)/etc.

One week from the day specified. Primarily heard in UK. I'm flying to Ireland a week on Saturday for my brother's wedding. We need that report finished a week tomorrow.
See also: on, tomorrow, week

a week yesterday/last (some day)/etc.

One week before the day specified. They only gave me the assignment a week yesterday, so I'm really stressed out about getting it finished by tomorrow. Chris left on his work trip a week last Tuesday.
See also: last, week, yesterday

Saturday night special

slang A small, inexpensive handgun that is easy to obtain and conceal. Eight out of 10 suicides in this city are committed with Saturday night specials.
See also: night, Saturday, special

Saturday night special

a small, easily obtainable pistol. There was another killing last night with a Saturday night special. That's the tenth shooting done with a Saturday night special this week.
See also: night, Saturday, special

Saturday night special

n. a small, easily obtainable pistol. There was another killing last night with a Saturday night special.
See also: night, Saturday, special
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Asda Pharmacy, St Georges Road, Donnington Wood, Monday 8am to 11pm, Tuesday to Friday 7am to 11pm, Saturday, 7am to 10pm.
to 12 midnight April 19 - Good Friday - CLOSED April 20 - Black Saturday - 10 a.
Jonny, Hacker and I are ready to bring back that anarchy to Saturday mornings.
Saturday Kitchen, hosted by Matt Tebbutt, ran from 10am to 11.30am while its ITV rival aired between 9.30am and 11.25am.
Portugal: For the weeks without football, Monday is the strongest, Saturday is the weakest.
"Small Business Saturday is a major part of the holiday shopping tradition, and has become a celebration of the local small business owners that we call friends, neighbors and family," said Janey Whiteside, Senior Vice President and General Manager of American Express OPEN.
Traditionally considered to be a time of reflection and waiting, Holy Saturday is the last day of the Holy Week and the end of the season of Lent.
According to the civil case available on Finnegan.com, the district court analyzed both Surf's trademark infringement and Kate Spade's declaratory judgment action, addressing the protect-ability of Surf's alleged SATURDAY marks (SATURDAYS SURF NYC, SATURDAYS, and SATURDAYS SURF).
Holy Saturday commemorates the day when Jesus Christ's body was laid in the tomb.
Saturday, March 24, 2012, Greendale People`s Church, 25 Francis St., Worcester.
BAGHDAD - Iraqi newspapers on Saturday blamed Iran for the recent wave of assassinations taking place in Iraq.
Sunday racing has been in the ascendancy for more than a decade but that will not be the case in 2007 with only seven of the seventeen meetings scheduled for the Sabbath, compared to nine Saturday fixture.
Congratulations to MTNA and Pedagogy Saturday on its 10th Anniversary!