Definition of Bastille Day in English:

Bastille Day

Syllabification: Bas·tille Day


  • July 14, the date of the storming of the Bastille in 1789, celebrated as a national holiday in France.
    More example sentences
    • Today the French celebrate July 14, 1789, as Bastille Day!
    • And in some cases it's setting off more fireworks than a Bastille Day celebration.
    • It's also Independence Day in the USA, and Bastille Day in France.

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