Saint Agnes's Eve


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Saint Agnes's Eve

n
the night of Jan 20, when according to tradition a woman can discover the identity of her future husband by performing certain rites
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Saint` Ag′nes's Eve′

(ˈæg nɪ sɪz)
n.
the night of January 20, regarded as a time when a woman dreams of her future husband.
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Noun1.Saint Agnes's Eve - a Christian holy day
Christian holy day - a religious holiday for Christians
Jan, January - the first month of the year; begins 10 days after the winter solstice
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