42 The next day the people of Shechem went out to the fields, and this was reported to Abimelek.

Read Judges 9:42 Using Other Translations

And it came to pass on the morrow, that the people went out into the field; and they told Abimelech.
On the following day, the people went out into the field, and Abimelech was told.
The next day the people of Shechem went out into the fields to battle. When Abimelech heard about it,