Whitmonday

noun
Whit·​mon·​day | \ ˈ(h)wit-ˌmən-dē How to pronounce Whitmonday (audio) , -ˈmən- \

Definition of Whitmonday

: the day after Whitsunday observed as a legal holiday in England, Wales, and Ireland

First Known Use of Whitmonday

1557, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Whitmonday

Whitsunday + Monday

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“Whitmonday.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Whitmonday. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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