Good Friday

noun

Definition of Good Friday

  1. :  the Friday before Easter observed in churches as the anniversary of the crucifixion of Christ and in some states of the U.S. as a legal holiday

Origin and Etymology of good friday

from its special sanctity


First Known Use: 14th century


GOOD FRIDAY Defined for English Language Learners

Good Friday

noun

Definition of Good Friday for English Language Learners

  • : the Friday before Easter that is observed by Christians as the anniversary of the death of Jesus Christ



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