from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A festival day; a holiday; especially, an English university festival; a gaudy. Also gaud-day.
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"gaudy-day" -- of New-Year's tides in any way -- was thought by Urian Oakes to savor strongly of superstitious reverence for the heathen god Janus; the Pilgrims made no note of their first New-Year's Day in the New
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