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  • noun alternative form of red letter day

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  • noun a memorably happy or noteworthy day (from the custom of marking holy days in red on church calendars)


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  • Rises in salary had been the landmarks in his life, the clues to its red-letter days. - ''Yashima, or, The Gorgeous West'' by R T Sherwood, 1931.

    December 24, 2008