Independence Day


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Independence Day

n.
July 4, celebrated in the United States to commemorate the adoption in 1776 of the Declaration of Independence. Also called Fourth of July.

Independence Day

n
the official name for the Fourth of July

Independ′ence Day`


n.
July 4, a U.S. holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Also called Fourth of July.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Independence Day - a legal holiday in the United StatesIndependence Day - a legal holiday in the United States
legal holiday, national holiday, public holiday - authorized by law and limiting work or official business
July - the month following June and preceding August
Translations

Independence Day

n (US) → der Unabhängigkeitstag
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When first I took up my abode in the woods, that is, began to spend my nights as well as days there, which, by accident, was on Independence Day, or the Fourth of July, 1845, my house was not finished for winter, but was merely a defence against the rain, without plastering or chimney, the walls being of rough, weather-stained boards, with wide chinks, which made it cool at night.
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Today: Thousands are expected to gather at San Fernando and Los Angeles city halls to commemorate Mexican Independence Day with a historical re-enactment of ``El Grito,'' the cry by Father Hidalgo that launched Mexico's War of Independence from Spain in 1810.
Smartly turned out contingent of Pakistan Naval Academy cadets, clad in ceremonial dresses, assumed ceremonial guard duties at Mazar-e-Quaid with traditional spirit, customary enthusiasm and military manners to mark the Independence Day celebrations.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], August 14 ( ANI ): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday clarified that the state will be celebrating the 71st Independence Day of India with fervor.
Every year August 14 is celebrated as Independence Day of Pakistan.
The Philippine flag, which accompanied the Happy Independence Day greeting, showed that the red side of the flag was on top.
And, yet, some other celebrate by watching inspirational, independence day movies.
I am training extremely hard for this fight as it would mean everything to unify the championship for all of Mexico on Mexican Independence Day,'' Barrera, of Mexico City, said last week from his training camp in Guadalajara, Mexico.
As Californians celebrated the Independence Day holiday weekend in 2003, there were 46 motor vehicle fatalities on California's roads, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The students of various schools also presented the colourful programmes including national songs, tableau and speeches to highlight the importance of the Independence Day.

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