Meaning of “Independence Day” in the English Dictionary

"Independence Day" in British English

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Independence Daynoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ɪn.dɪˈpen.dəns ˌdeɪ/ us /ɪn.dɪˈpen.dəns ˌdeɪ/

Independence Day noun [ C usually singular ] (US)

in the US, the official name for the Fourth of July holiday

Independence Day noun [ C usually singular ] (OTHER COUNTRIES)

a day on which a country celebrates being independent from foreign rule

(Definition of “Independence Day” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Independence Day" in American English

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the Fourth of July

(Definition of “Independence Day” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)