Thanksgiving

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Definition

Thanksgiving: a yearly national holiday and celebration in the USA (at the end of November)
noun
Thanksgiving is a North American tradition which celebrates the harvest, the symbolic sharing which took place between early settlers and Native Americans, and the survival of these first immigrants. Pumpkin pie, cranberry sauce, and sweet potatoes are essential for any Thanksgiving celebration! Thanksgiving takes place on the fourth Thursday in November.

Examples

  • "We met at Brad and Angelina's Thanksgiving banquet last year."

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