Definition of Memorial Day in English:

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Memorial Day


(In the US) a day on which those who died on active service are remembered, usually the last Monday in May.
Example sentences
  • Today, he was remembered during a Memorial Day gathering of family and friends in Texas.
  • Over Memorial Day weekend we gathered for our first and, I suspect, only reunion.
  • From the first Memorial Day in 1868, the day set aside to honour our war dead has become a national holiday.

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