Mother's Day

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Moth·er's Day

The second Sunday in May, observed in the United States as a day honoring mothers.

Mother's Day

1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) US and Canadian and Austral and NZ the second Sunday in May, observed as a day in honour of mothers
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) Also called: Mothering Sunday Brit and South African the fourth Sunday in Lent, when mothers traditionally receive presents from their children

Moth′er's Day`

a day, usu. the second Sunday in May, set aside in honor of mothers.
[1908; Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Mother's Day - second Sunday in MayMother's Day - second Sunday in May      
day - a day assigned to a particular purpose or observance; "Mother's Day"
May - the month following April and preceding June

Mother's Day

nla festa della mamma
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