Guy Fawkes Night

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Guy Fawkes Night effigies of Guy Fawkes are burned on this night
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Usage

In literature:

The night of the fifteenth is the Guy Fawkes night of Islam.
"The Faith of Islam" by Edward Sell
The crabbed and distorted characters of the last words which Guy Fawkes wrote on earth told their own tale of that fateful night.
"Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose" by Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose
Cannot you picture Guy Fawkes alone in that gloomy cellar that night?
"The Children's Book of London" by Geraldine Edith Mitton
On the same night, and at the same hour that Guy Fawkes was captured, the other conspirators held their rendezvous in Lincoln's Inn Walks.
"Guy Fawkes" by William Harrison Ainsworth
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In news:

Celebrating a Failed Revolution Can Get Crowded on Guy Fawkes Night.
Anonymous movement protests on Guy Fawkes night.
Several hundred protesters wearing masks have gathered outside the British Parliament to mark Guy Fawkes night.
Guy Fawkes ' Night still marked by local Brits.
Celebrating a Failed Revolution Can Get Crowded on Guy Fawkes Night .
Anonymous movement protests on Guy Fawkes night .
Several hundred protesters wearing masks have gathered outside the British Parliament to mark Guy Fawkes night .
Guy Fawkes' Night still marked by local Brits.
Guy Fawkes' Night will be acknowledged by some of the British community in Manitoba and perhaps a few exiled Newfoundlanders with a surreptitious fire in the backyard.
Guy Fawkes' Night will be acknowledged by some of the British community in Manitoba and perhaps a few exiled Newfoundlanders with a surreptitious fire in the backyard.
Bonfire night revellers burn Armstrong effigy on Guy Fawkes night.
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