You thought you knew what Hump day meant until today!


I had to do this today because I’m tired of people making sexual references apply to everything.  Something as simple as hump day shouldn’t even be associated with sex. So I went and did my research so that I can inform my generation on the proper definition and where the phrase derived from.

So this is what I found out.

Hump day is an English idiom for Wednesday.  It implies that you have made it to the middle of the week. Basically saying you got over “hump” of the week.

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Thank me later!

Shae McCoy