Inauguration Day

noun

: January 20 following a presidential election on which the president of the U.S. is inaugurated

Word History

First Known Use

1829, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Inauguration Day was in 1829

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“Inauguration Day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Inauguration%20Day. Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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