Midsummer Day
noun Date: before 12th century June 24 celebrated as the feast of the nativity of John the Baptist

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Midsummer Day — UK / US or Midsummer s Day UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms Midsummer Day : singular Midsummer Day plural Midsummer Days June 24th, the official date of the middle of summer See: summer solstice …   English dictionary

  • Midsummer Day — also .Midsummer s Day n [U and C] BrE the 24th of June …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Midsummer Day — or ,Midsummer s Day noun count or uncount June 24th, the official date of the middle of summer ─ compare SUMMER SOLSTICE …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Midsummer Day — (also Midsummer s Day) ► NOUN ▪ 24 June …   English terms dictionary

  • Midsummer Day — See quarter day. Collins dictionary of law. W. J. Stewart. 2001 …   Law dictionary

  • Midsummer Day — n. June 24, feast of St. John the Baptist …   English World dictionary

  • Midsummer Day — noun a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland • Syn: ↑Midsummer s Day, ↑St John s Day, ↑June 24 • Hypernyms: ↑quarter day • Part Holonyms: ↑June * * * ˌMidsummer s ˈDay …   Useful english dictionary

  • Midsummer Day — noun 24th June, an English quarter day. Syn: Midsummers Day See Also: midsummer …   Wiktionary

  • Midsummer Day — (Brit. also Midsummer s Day) noun 24 June, a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland …   English new terms dictionary

  • Midsummer Day — also Midsummer s Day noun (singular) BrE the 24th of June …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Midsummer Day — Chiefly Brit. the saint s day of St. John the Baptist, celebrated on June 24, being one of the four quarter days in England. Also called St. John s Day. [bef. 1150; ME, OE] * * * …   Universalium

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