High Holy Day
either of two holy days of special significance, Rosh Hashanah or Yom Kippur.
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Also called High Holiday.
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British Dictionary definitions for high holidays
Judaism the festivals of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, the period of repentance in the first ten days of the Jewish new yearAlso called: Days of Awe, Yamim Nora'im
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