noun, Chiefly British.
the evening preceding Midsummer Day: formerly believed to be a time when witches and other supernatural beings caused widespread mischief.
St. John’s Eve
- Saint-john perse
[sin-juh n purs] /ˈsɪn dʒən ˈpɜrs/ noun 1. (Alexis Saint-Léger Léger) 1887–1975, French diplomat and poet: Nobel Prize in literature 1960. Saint-John Perse /ˈsɪndʒən ˈpɜːs/ noun 1. See Perse
noun 1. a city in NW Missouri, on the Missouri River. 2. a river in S Michigan, flowing W to Lake Michigan at Benton Harbor. 210 miles (338 km) long. noun 1. a city in NW Missouri, on the Missouri River. 2. a river in SW Michigan and NW Indiana, flowing W and S to […]
noun 1. Louis Antoine Léon de [lwee ahn-twan ley-awn duh] /lwi ɑ̃ˈtwan leɪˈɔ̃ də/ (Show IPA), 1767–94, French revolutionist. noun 1. Louis Antoine Léon de (lwi ɑ̃twan leɔ̃ də). 1767–94, French Revolutionary leader and orator. A member of the Committee of Public Safety (1793–94), he was guillotined with Robespierre
- Saint kilda
noun 1. a group of volcanic islands in the Atlantic, in the Outer Hebrides: uninhabited since 1930; bird sanctuary 2. Also called Hirta. the main island of this group