Synonyms for fortnight

  • half-month
  • two weeks
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Antonyms for fortnight

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FORTNIGHT

From that day for nearly a fortnight there were busy doings in the house.

They were to go to Dublin for a week, and then up to Ballyards for a fortnight.

We have been having this sort of thing now for ten days; no, a fortnight—a fortnight.

We have been here about a fortnight, and I believe we shall stay about a month longer.

This course of life may have lasted a fortnight; when I became heartily tired of it.

The gale must have set us a long way to leeward, as we did not get in for a fortnight.

I now got my wages for the Canton voyage; but they lasted me only a fortnight!

I was but a fortnight in the hospital, the disease being only the fever and ague.

Then take out the hams, rub them with bran and smoke them for a fortnight.

Put the liquid into a glass jar or a demijohn, and let it stand a fortnight.