Mother's Day


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Moth·er's Day

(mŭth′ərz)
n.
The second Sunday in May, observed in the United States as a day honoring mothers.
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Mother's Day

n
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
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Moth′er's Day`


n.
a day, usu. the second Sunday in May, set aside in honor of mothers.
[1908; Amer.]
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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
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Translations

Mother's Day

nla festa della mamma
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You see, I can look back and call it up in his mother's day, before their troubles."
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Titled "Gift your Mom the brightest surprise this Mother's Day" the 8-day celebrations will put to test the creative skills of children of the shoppers visiting the mall.
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Even though her actual plans have not yet been set, Seward said that there are no specific traditions on Mother's Day because there are already a lot of other dates royals need to deal with.
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love from Claire and Richard xx DAVIES Ann To Nan Nan we love you lots from your 6 great grandsons xxxxx DAVIS DENISE Happy Mother's Day! Thanks for everything!
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