Father's Day
noun Date: 1927 the third Sunday in June appointed for the honoring of fathers

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Father's Day — n a day on which people give cards and presents to their father …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Father's Day — 1910, begun in Spokane, Washington, U.S., but not widespread until 1943; an imitation of Mother s Day …   Etymology dictionary

  • Father's Day — ☆ Father s Day n. the third Sunday in June, a day set aside (in the U.S.) in honor of fathers …   English World dictionary

  • Father's Day — Father s ,Day noun count or uncount a special Sunday in June when people give a card or present to their father …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Father's Day — For other uses, see Father s Day (disambiguation). Father s Day Observed by Many countries Type Historical Date In Australia First Sunday in September,Third Sunday in June (many countries) and other dates Related to Mother s Day …   Wikipedia

  • Father's Day — a day, usually the third Sunday in June, set aside in honor of fathers. * * * ▪ holiday       in the United States, holiday (third Sunday in June) to honour fathers. Credit for originating the holiday is generally given to Sonora Smart Dodd of… …   Universalium

  • Father's Day — noun US: third Sunday in June • Hypernyms: ↑day • Part Holonyms: ↑June * * * noun, pl ⋯ Days [count, noncount] : the third Sunday in June treated as a special day for honoring fathers * * * ˈFather s Day [Father s Day] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Father's Day — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms Father s Day : singular Father s Day plural Father s Days a special Sunday in June when people give a card or present to their father …   English dictionary

  • Father's Day — {n.} The third Sunday in June set aside especially to honor fathers whether living or dead. * /The children gave nice presents to their father on Father s Day./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Father's Day — {n.} The third Sunday in June set aside especially to honor fathers whether living or dead. * /The children gave nice presents to their father on Father s Day./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Father's\ Day — noun the third Sunday in June set aside especially to honor fathers whether living or dead. The children gave nice presents to their father on Father s Day …   Словарь американских идиом

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