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April Fool's Daynoun [C usually singular]

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

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April Fool's Daynoun [C usually sing]

also April Fools' Day us   /ˈeɪ·prəl ˈfulz ˌdeɪ/
April 1, a day when people deceive others for amusement and then say, "April fool"
(Definition of April Fool's Day from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “April Fool's Day”
in Chinese (Simplified) 愚人节…
in Turkish nisan bir şaka günü…
in Russian 1 апреля…
in Chinese (Traditional) 愚人節…
in Polish prima aprilis…
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