April Fools' Day Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of "April Fools' Day" - English Dictionary

April Fools' Daynoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   /ˌeɪ.prəlˈfuːlzˌdeɪ/ (UK also All Fools' Day)
1 April, a day when people play tricks on other people
(Definition of April Fools' Day from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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