A day on which a religious observance is held.
More example sentences
- Since Albanian Americans are members of either Roman Catholic, Orthodox, or Islamic faiths, many religious festivals and holy days are observed.
- God rested on the seventh day and declared it holy, giving rise to the observance of a holy day.
- Some religious holy days were customarily observed with village processions while others were less dramatic.
More definitions of holy dayDefinition of holy day in:
- The US English dictionary