Definition of red–letter
: of special significance
Origin of red–letter
from the practice of marking holy days in red letters in church calendars
First Known Use: 1704
Rhymes with red–letter
abettor, air letter, bed wetter, begetter, black letter, block letter, bonesetter, chain letter, day letter, dead letter, enfetter, fan letter, forgetter, four-letter, gillnetter, go-getter, jet-setter, Ledbetter, newsletter, night letter, pacesetter, pinsetter, regretter, trendsetter, typesetter, unfetter, upsetter, vignetter
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