Labour Day


Labour Day
Labour Day NOUN a public holiday held in honour of working people in some countries on 1 May, or (in the US and Canada) on the first Monday in September.

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  • Labour Day — This article is about Labour Day observances in different countries. For the workers holiday held on May 1, see International Workers Day. Labour Day or Labor Day is an annual holiday to celebrate the economic and social achievements of workers.… …   Wikipedia

  • Labour Day — Der Labor Day ist der Tag der Arbeit, wie er in englischsprachigen Länder der Welt genannt und gefeiert wird. Er ist wie in Deutschland in den meisten Ländern ein nationaler Feiertag und wird als Gedenktag der Arbeiterbewegung zelebriert. Es gibt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Labour Day — Brit. a holiday in honor of labor, celebrated on May 1 in Britain and some parts of the Commonwealth, but on the first Monday in September in Canada, on the fourth Monday in October in New Zealand, and with varying dates in the different states… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Labour Day — /ˈleɪbə deɪ/ (say laybuh day) noun in many countries, a public holiday in honour of labour; celebrated in all states of Australia, on different dates; it commemorates the 19th century trade union campaign for shorter working hours. Also, Labor… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Labour Day — Brit. a holiday in honor of labor, celebrated on May 1 in Britain and some parts of the Commonwealth, but on the first Monday in September in Canada, on the fourth Monday in October in New Zealand, and with varying dates in the different states… …   Universalium

  • Labour Day — n. public annual holiday in honor of working people and of labor held on the first Monday in September in Canada and the United Stated; public annual holiday in honor of working people held in certain countries on May 1st …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Labour Day — noun a public holiday held in honour of working people, in some countries on 1 May, in the US and Canada on the first Monday in September …   English new terms dictionary

  • Labour Day Classic — The Labour Day Classic is a particular week of the Canadian Football League schedule that is played over the Labour Day weekend. This particular weekend, typically the tenth or eleventh week in the season, is known for its fixtures that do not… …   Wikipedia

  • Labour Day (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Labour Day Type = Album Artist = Spirit of the West Released = 1988 Recorded = 1988 Genre = Folk Length = 40:32 Label = Stony Plain Records Producer = Spirit of the West with Danny Greenspoon Reviews = * Allmusic… …   Wikipedia

  • Labour — n. & v. (US, Austral. labor) n. 1 a physical or mental work; exertion; toil. b such work considered as supplying the needs of a community. 2 a workers, esp. manual, considered as a class or political force (a dispute between capital and labour).… …   Useful english dictionary