Diamond jubilee
Diamond anniversary Diamond anniversary, Diamond jubilee Diamond jubilee, etc. an anniversary celebrated upon the completion of sixty, or, according to some, seventy-five, years from the beginning of the event commemorated. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • diamond jubilee — n the date that is exactly 60 years after the date of an important event, especially of someone becoming a king or queen →↑golden jubilee, ↑silver jubilee …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • diamond jubilee — diamond jubilees N COUNT A diamond jubilee is the sixtieth anniversary of an important event …   English dictionary

  • diamond jubilee — noun count BRITISH an event that celebrates the fact that something has continued for 60 years …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • diamond jubilee — ► NOUN ▪ the sixtieth anniversary of a notable event …   English terms dictionary

  • Diamond Jubilee — A Diamond Jubilee is a celebration held to mark a 60th anniversary in the case of a person (e.g. wedding anniversary, length of time a monarch has reigned) or a 75th anniversary in the case of an event.[1] Contents 1 Events 1.1 Thailand …   Wikipedia

  • diamond jubilee — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms diamond jubilee : singular diamond jubilee plural diamond jubilees British an event that celebrates the fact that something has continued for 60 years …   English dictionary

  • diamond jubilee — noun (C) the date that is exactly 60 years after the date of an important event, especially of someone becoming a king or queen compare golden jubilee, silver jubilee …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • diamond jubilee. — See under jubilee (def. 1). * * * …   Universalium

  • diamond jubilee — noun an anniversary celebrating the passage of 60 years • Hypernyms: ↑jubilee …   Useful english dictionary

  • diamond jubilee. — See under jubilee (def. 1) …   Useful english dictionary

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