Plow Monday


Also found in: Wikipedia.
Related to Plow Monday: Plough Monday
the Monday after Twelth Day, or the end of Christmas holidays.

See also: Plow

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
"The Bays," for example, which opens the volume, establishes a sense of setting and then effusively chants a botanical litany: Plow Monday: second-best beast high in the sweetsop tree.
One may not know what or when Plow Monday is, and may not realize that the sweet sultan is the fruit of the sweetsop tree, or that sweet tangle is a kind of large seaweed, the fronds of which are loaded with sugar.
London, January 12 (ANI): A vicar surprised everyone when he blessed the mobile phones and laptops of city workers in London, as part of a traditional back-to-work ceremony called "Plow Monday."