Shrove Tuesday

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Shrove Tuesday

n.
The day before Ash Wednesday.

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Shrove Tuesday

n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) the last day of Shrovetide; Pancake Day
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

Shrove′ Tues′day


n.
the last day of Shrovetide.
[1490–1500]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Shrove Tuesday - the last day before LentShrove Tuesday - the last day before Lent    
Christian holy day - a religious holiday for Christians
Shrovetide - immediately preceding Lent
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Translations
ثُلاثاء المَرافِعثُلَاثَاءُ الـمَرْفَع
masopustní úterýposlední den masopustu
fastelavnstirsdaghvide tirsdag
laskiaistiistai
pokladni utorak
húshagyókedd
告解火曜日
오순절의 화요일
fašiangový utorok
fettisdagen
วันเทศกาลสารภาพบาป
büyük perhizin arife günüBüyük Perhiz'in son günü
ngày thứ Ba trước tuần chay

Shrove Tuesday

[ˈʃrəʊvˈtjuːzdɪ] Nmartes m inv de Carnaval (en que en Inglaterra se sirven hojuelas)
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

Shrove Tuesday

Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

Shrove Tuesday

[ˌʃrəʊvˈtjuːzdɪ] nmartedì m inv grasso
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

Shrove Tuesday

ثُلَاثَاءُ الـمَرْفَع masopustní úterý fastelavnstirsdag Fastnachtsdienstag τελευταία μέρα της Αποκριάς (Δυτικών) martes de Carnaval laskiaistiistai mardi gras pokladni utorak martedì grasso 告解火曜日 오순절의 화요일 Vastenavond fetetirsdal ostatki terça-feira de carnaval вторник на Масленой неделе fettisdagen วันเทศกาลสารภาพบาป büyük perhizin arife günü ngày thứ Ba trước tuần chay 忏悔节
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