blue law(redirected from Sunday-law)
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1. A law designed to prohibit or limit the transaction of commercial business or the holding of recreational activities on Sundays.
2. One of a body of laws in colonial New England designed to enforce certain moral standards and particularly to prohibit specified forms of entertainment or recreation on Sundays.
1. any law that forbids certain practices, as doing business or dancing, on Sunday.
2. any of the puritanical laws of colonial New England regulating personal conduct.
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|Noun||1.||blue law - a statute regulating work on Sundays|
law - legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity; "there is a law against kidnapping"