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"Mother's Day" in British English

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Mother's Daynoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈmʌð.əzˌdeɪ/  us   /-ɚz-/ (UK also Mothering Sunday)
a ​day each ​year when ​people give a ​card or ​present to ​theirmother or do something ​special for her
(Definition of Mother's Day from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Mother's Day" in American English

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Mother's Daynoun [C]

 us   /ˈmʌð·ərz ˌdeɪ/
the second ​Sunday in May in ​NorthAmerica, when ​peopleexpresstheirlove and ​appreciation for ​theirmothers
(Definition of Mother's Day from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Mother's Day”
in Chinese (Simplified) 母亲节…
in Turkish Anneler Günü…
in Russian День матери…
in Chinese (Traditional) 母親節…
in Polish Dzień Matki…
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