New Year's Eve


noun

the night of December 31, often celebrated with merrymaking to usher in the new year at midnight.

Origin of New Year's Eve

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400
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British Dictionary definitions for new year's eve

New Year's Eve


noun

the evening of Dec 31, often celebrated with partiesSee also Hogmanay
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