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see the new year in

Definition of see the new year in in English:

Stay up until after midnight on 31 December to celebrate the start of a new year.
Example sentences
  • In the morning she said: ‘I had to see the new year in on my own.’
  • In true Parisian style we saw the new year in in an Irish Bar in the Bastille.
  • I reckon I am one of very few people who can say that they saw the new year in whilst cowering in a bus shelter.
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