Michaelmas Day


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Related to Michaelmas Day: Feast of Michaelmas
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Noun1.Michaelmas Day - honoring the archangel MichaelMichaelmas Day - honoring the archangel Michael; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
quarter day - a Christian holy day; one of four specified days when certain payments are due
Sep, Sept, September - the month following August and preceding October
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Michaelmas Day

nMichaelis (→ tag m) nt
References in classic literature ?
I don't know how the devil this has come about, or how this love I have for him got in; I such a young girl, and he such a mere boy; for I verily believe we are both of an age, and I am not sixteen yet; for I will be sixteen Michaelmas Day, next, my father says.
Michaelmas Day on September 29 lends its name to one of the most valuable hardy perennials to flower during September and October.
And now you can take the Black Lodge taste home with you too - its Michaelmas Day Blackberry IPA is available in bottles from the bar.
This ambitious venture was successfully completed by Michaelmas Day 1613 - the day on which Thomas, now Lord Mayor of London, performed the inauguration.
I told them I called my son Michael because he was born on Michaelmas Day and Huw said he called his son David because he was born on St David's Day.
At this time of year, Michaelmas Day - tomorrow - the angels are in season and my mind goes over to St Michael's Church at Coxwold in North Yorkshire.
4 Rents for allotments are due on September 29, Michaelmas Day, the day on which agricultural rents have traditionally been paid.
In the run-up to Michaelmas Day, when many tenants will be renegotiating rents or serving notice for a review, the union has published a study of 1,000 farmers which reveals the precarious state of the sector.
Thus, a labourer whose annual wage was due on Michaelmas Day (September 29th) in 1752 would not get his pay on the new September 29th, eleven days early, but would have to wait until old Michaelmas Day (October 10th), a full year after he was hired.