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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - In the Roman calendar: the 15th of March or May or July or October or the 13th of any other month..

Usage examples (37)
  • The ides of March have come
  • «Non-native English speakers likely haven't heard the word "ides" before».
  • Officially, the term "ides" refers to the 15th day of certain months in the old Roman calendar.
  • S'pose I'm cast for the perishin 'strong man wot' ides 'is bleedin' 'eart. " for more
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