fete day


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Noun1.fete day - a day designated for feastingfete day - a day designated for feasting  
church festival, religious festival - a festival having religious significance
Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashana, Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashona, Rosh Hashonah - (Judaism) a solemn Jewish feast day celebrated on the 1st or 1st and 2nd of Tishri; noted for the blowing of the shofar
holiday - a day on which work is suspended by law or custom; "no mail is delivered on federal holidays"; "it's a good thing that New Year's was a holiday because everyone had a hangover"
movable feast, moveable feast - a religious holiday that falls on different dates in different years
Circumcision, Feast of the Circumcision, January 1 - (Roman Catholic Church and Anglican Church) feast day celebrating the circumcision of Jesus; celebrated on January 1st
Christmas Day, Dec 25, Xmas, Christmas - a Christian holiday celebrating the birth of Christ; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
Thanksgiving, Thanksgiving Day - fourth Thursday in November in the United States; second Monday in October in Canada; commemorates a feast held in 1621 by the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag
Id al-Fitr - a Muslim day of feasting at the end of Ramadan
Feast of Sacrifice, Id al-Adha - the 10th day of Dhu'l-Hijja; all Muslims attend a service in the mosques and those who are not pilgrims perform a ritual slaughter of a sheep (commemorating God's ransom of Abraham's son from sacrifice) and give at least a third of the meat to charity
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I saw her often at Richmond, I heard of her often in town, and I used often to take her and the Brandleys on the water; there were picnics, fete days, plays, operas, concerts, parties, all sorts of pleasures, through which I pursued her - and they were all miseries to me.
Seahouses RNLI were sent out just moments after giving a lifeboat display to the public on the annual fundraising fete day on Monday.
Even English friends who speak quite good French found it difficult to understand the native humour so evident when accompanied by gales of laughter during the various, what seemed to us to be quite zany, street performances staged all around the village on fete day.
comes rescue All was revealed on fete day when young actors strolled around the village performing a play about the women of occupied France who'd had their heads shaved after the liberation for fraternising with the enemy although, it appeared, many had been innocent.
All was revealed on fete day when young actors strolled around the village performing a play about the women of occupied France who'd had their comes musical rescue heads shaved after the liberation for fraternising with the enemy although, it appeared, many had been innocent.
All was revealed on fete day when young actors strolled around the village performing a play about the women of occupied France who'd had their heads shaved after the comes rescue liberation for fraternising with the enemy although, it appeared, many had been innocent.
All was revealed on fete day when young actors strolled around the village performing a play about the women of occupied comes rescue France who'd had their heads shaved after the liberation for fraternising with the enemy although, it appeared, many had been innocent.
All was revealed on fete day when comes rescue young actors strolled around the village performing a play about the women of occupied France who'd had their heads shaved after the liberation for fraternising with the enemy although, it appeared, many had been innocent.
From that idea we have formed a committee and plans are moving forward to make the Community Fete day a success".
It's like a community fete day, all smiles and hugged greetings.
In previous years, the festival was estimated to have attracted around 25-30,000 people to the main fete day, with thousands of others visiting through the week.
It was an outing, Woolton Church Fete day. The Rose Queen would have taken months to choose, and then the dresses took months to make.