Definition of tag day in English:

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tag day

Pronunciation: /ˈtaɡ ˌdā/

noun

North American dated
A day on which money is collected for a charity in the street and donors are given tags to show that they have contributed.
Example sentences
  • They were asked to organise fund-raisers and tag days (Pelletier-Baillargeon 585-87, 599-600).
  • Fundraisers include bake sales, tag days, garage sales and a ‘March of Loonies’.
  • Several car wash / tag days are scheduled for the spring of 2003.

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