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shrove

 (shrōv)
v.
A past tense of shrive.

shrove

(ʃrəʊv)
vb
(Theology) a past tense of shrive

shrive

(ʃraɪv)

v. shrove shrived, shriv•en shrived, shriv•ing. v.t.
1. to impose penance on (a sinner).
2. to grant absolution to (a penitent).
v.i. Archaic.
3. to confess one's sins, as to a priest.
[before 900; Middle English; Old English scrīfan to assign, impose as a penance or sentence, c. Old Frisian skrīva to write, shrive, Old High German scrīban to write, prescribe]
Translations
أحَد المَرافِع
první den masopustu
fastelavnssøndag
UžgavėnėsUžgavėnių antradienisUžgavėnių sekmadienis
svetdiena pirms Pelnu dienas
Büyük Perhiz'in ilk günü

shrove

(ʃrouv) : Shrove ˈSunday noun
the first day of Shrovetide.
Shrove ˈTuesday noun
the last day of Shrovetide, when people traditionally eat pancakes.
ˈShrovetide noun
the three days before Ash Wednesday.
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Shrove Tuesday is the day T pancakes and chocolate spread becomes an acceptable evening meal, and thousands of pancakes end up on ceilings and floors around the country, as we all remember the hard way that we can't flip them in the pan.