red-letter

[ red-let-er ]SEE DEFINITION OF red-letter

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RED-LETTER

This may be termed the red-letter year of the Canadian post-office.

That will make it another kind of red-letter day—S for S'prise.

Phœbe's graduation from the Greenwald High School was her red-letter day.

However that may be, certain it is that this is a red-letter night at the Mermaid.

The girl came to count that a red-letter day on which she did not see her mistress.

"I assure you that for me this is a red-letter day," I added.

To Toni, spending her life in dingy Brixton, this afternoon was a red-letter day.

I used to live on his letters, and the day when he came home was a red-letter day.'

He was ravenous for the sweets that only on red-letter days he had ever tasted in his life.

The 16th of November was a red-letter day, for on it we crossed the last sand-ridge—in lat.

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