pre·​hol·​i·​day ˌprē-ˈhä-lə-ˌdā How to pronounce preholiday (audio)
 British usually  -ˈhä-lə-dē
variants or pre-holiday
: occurring before a holiday
preholiday sales

Word History

First Known Use

1873, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of preholiday was in 1873

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Cite this Entry

“Preholiday.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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