Definition of early closing in English:

early closing

noun

mass nounBritish
  • The practice of shutting business premises on a particular afternoon every week.

    as modifier ‘it's early-closing day’
    • ‘For some time most of the big stores and a number of other shops have remained open on Wednesdays, the traditional early closing day.’
    • ‘You'd think the absence of early closing in the supermarket's opening times might have suggested to me that such a theory is not true, but somehow it never quite sinks in.’
    • ‘News cinemas, like early closing days, may still exist somewhere but I rather doubt it.’

Pronunciation

early closing