fortnight

Part of speech: noun

A period of two weeks.

Part of speech: adjective

Fortnightly.

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Usage examples "fortnight":

  1. She's got on very fast this fortnight. - "Windows (Fifth Series Plays)", John Galsworthy Last Updated: February 10, 2009.
  2. Why, my dear, his French party were a fortnight in the country. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
  3. He wouldn't have called me a fool a fortnight ago; 'twas I called him fool then, and last night he called me old fool; what do you think of that? - "Lavengro The Scholar, The Gypsy, The Priest", George Borrow.