New Year's Day

noun

Definition of New Year's Day

: the first day of the calendar year observed as a legal holiday in many countries

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14th century

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New Year's Day

Definition of New Year's Day for English Language Learners

  • : January 1 celebrated as a holiday : the first day of the year


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New Year's Day

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Definition of New Year's Day for Students

: January 1 observed as a legal holiday in many countries


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