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"red-letter day" in British English

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red-letter daynoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˌredˈlet.əˌdeɪ/  us   /-ˈlet̬.ɚ-/
a ​special, ​happy, and ​importantday that you will always ​remember: The ​day I first set ​foot in ​America was a red-letter ​day for me.
(Definition of red-letter day from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “red-letter day”
in Chinese (Simplified) 值得纪念的日子, 有特殊意义的日子, 喜庆日…
in Chinese (Traditional) 值得紀念的日子, 有特殊意義的日子, 喜慶日…
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