Twelfth-night Definition

noun
January 5, the eve of Epiphany, celebrated as a holiday in parts of Europe and the United States and marked by feasting, merrymaking, and the lighting of bonfires.
American Heritage
The evening before Twelfth Day.
Webster's New World

Twelfth Day or, specif., the evening of Twelfth Day.

Webster's New World

Other Word Forms of Twelfth-night

Noun

Singular:
twelfth-night
Plural:
twelfth-nights

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