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Meaning of “New Year's Eve” in the English Dictionary

"New Year's Eve" in British English

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New Year's Evenoun [U]

uk   /ˌnjuːˌjɪəzˈiːv/  us   /ˌnuːˌjɪrz-/
the last ​day of the ​year: Are you having a New Year's ​Eveparty?
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(Definition of New Year's Eve from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"New Year's Eve" in American English

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New Year's Evenoun [C usually sing]

 us   /ˈnu ˌyɪərz ˈiv/
the last ​day of the ​year, and esp. the ​evening of the last ​day, when many ​peoplecelebrate
(Definition of New Year's Eve from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “New Year's Eve”
in Chinese (Simplified) 除夕…
in Turkish Yılbaşı Gecesi…
in Russian новогодняя ночь, канун Нового года…
in Chinese (Traditional) 除夕…
in Polish sylwester…
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