diamond jubilee

60th or 75th wedding anniversary

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Diamond jubilee — Diamond anniversary Diamond anniversary, Diamond jubilee Diamond jubilee, etc. an anniversary celebrated upon the completion of sixty, or, according to some, seventy five, years from the beginning of the event commemorated. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • diamond jubilee — n the date that is exactly 60 years after the date of an important event, especially of someone becoming a king or queen →↑golden jubilee, ↑silver jubilee …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • diamond jubilee — diamond jubilees N COUNT A diamond jubilee is the sixtieth anniversary of an important event …   English dictionary

  • diamond jubilee — noun count BRITISH an event that celebrates the fact that something has continued for 60 years …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • diamond jubilee — ► NOUN ▪ the sixtieth anniversary of a notable event …   English terms dictionary

  • Diamond Jubilee — A Diamond Jubilee is a celebration held to mark a 60th anniversary in the case of a person (e.g. wedding anniversary, length of time a monarch has reigned) or a 75th anniversary in the case of an event.[1] Contents 1 Events 1.1 Thailand …   Wikipedia

  • diamond jubilee — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms diamond jubilee : singular diamond jubilee plural diamond jubilees British an event that celebrates the fact that something has continued for 60 years …   English dictionary

  • diamond jubilee — noun (C) the date that is exactly 60 years after the date of an important event, especially of someone becoming a king or queen compare golden jubilee, silver jubilee …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • diamond jubilee. — See under jubilee (def. 1). * * * …   Universalium

  • diamond jubilee — noun an anniversary celebrating the passage of 60 years • Hypernyms: ↑jubilee …   Useful english dictionary

  • diamond jubilee. — See under jubilee (def. 1) …   Useful english dictionary

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