Examples from the Web for shrovetide
Among their plats was one of pancakes, made right artistically, and as though in regard of Shrovetide.
It was on the eve of Shrovetide, in the wilds about sixty versts from the railroad.The Awakening|Leo Nikoleyevich Tolstoy
And this play is showed especially about Shrovetide, called in Italian Macchararum.The Pirate|Sir Walter Scott
Shrovetide,—in its original meaning, signifies the time of confessing sins to a priest.The Book of Curiosities|I. Platts
Suppose we should find ourselves pent up between the Chitterlings and Shrovetide?Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete.|Francois Rabelais