Definition of Good Friday in English:
The Friday before Easter Sunday, on which the Crucifixion of Jesus Christ is commemorated in the Christian Church. It is traditionally a day of fasting and penance.
- Children can take part in an Easter Trail on Good Friday and Easter Sunday at East Riddlesden Hall.
- If Good Friday and Easter Monday occur outside the standard break they are taken as a freestanding long weekend.
- Her passing was truly an Easter death - poised between Good Friday and Easter Day.
From good, in the sense 'holy, observed as a holy day'.
Definition of Good Friday in:
- British & World English dictionary
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