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red letter day

Usually very positive, sometimes very negative.


  • From the practice of marking feast-days in red on church calendars.

We saw losses for the days in a row, but Black Tuesday was the worst red letter day of them all.

Submitted on September 01, 2009

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Red Letter DayA day of great happiness
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  • TomNeil
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