a day of solemn prayer for all dead persons, observed by Roman Catholics and certain Anglicans, usually on November 2.
(RC Church) a day of prayer (Nov 2) for the dead in purgatory
the dried, unripe berries of an aromatic tropical American tree, Pimenta dioica, used whole or ground as a . the tree itself. Contemporary Examples Reduce to a simmer and add the cinnamon stick, allspice and nutmeg. Homemade Cranberry Sauce, Plus Swiss Chard The Daily Beast November 24, 2008 Historical Examples Stew it in mutton or […]
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adjective (postpositive) mutually clear of all debts or obligations (of contestants or teams in sports) having equal scores
consisting of athletes chosen as the best at their positions from all teams in a league or region: Our quarterback was chosen for the all-star team. consisting entirely of star performers: an all-star cast. Sports. a player selected for an all-star team. Contemporary Examples Putting the show to bed was like, “Fuck, am I breaking […]
selected on the basis of merit to represent one’s state, often in a competition: an all-state debater; a pitcher on the all-state team.