Definition of “Easter Sunday” - English Dictionary


“Easter Sunday” in English

See all translations

Easter Sundaynoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˌiː.stə ˈsʌn.deɪ/ us /ˌiː.stɚ ˈsʌn.deɪ/ also Easter Day

Examples from literature

  • During the rest of Easter Sunday the children played quietly with their toys. 
  • It was Easter Sunday, a crisp spring morning. 
  • On Easter Sunday no work was done. 
  • That is why we have it here every Easter Sunday. 
  • The next Sunday was Easter Sunday. 

(Definition of “Easter Sunday” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)