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Tuesday US English

The day of the week before Wednesday and following Monday

Black Tuesday US English

October 29, 1929. On this date, share prices on the New York Stock Exchange completely collapsed, becoming a pivotal factor in the emergence of the Great Depression

Super Tuesday US English

A day on which several US states hold primary elections

Pancake Tuesday US English

Shrove Tuesday, when pancakes are traditionally eaten

Shrove Tuesday US English

The day before Ash Wednesday. Though named for its former religious significance, it is chiefly marked by feasting and celebration, which traditionally preceded the observance of the Lenten fast

Shrove Tuesday New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

the day before Ash Wednesday, the last of the three days of Shrovetide