birthday

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbɜːrθdi/, /ˈbɜːrθdeɪ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈbɝθˌdeɪ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(bûrthdā′)

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birthday

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. is her [first, 50th] birthday
  2. it's my [Golden] Birthday!
  3. happy birthday!
  4. sing Happy Birthday (to)
  5. [have the same, share a] birthday
  6. it is my birthday on [Monday]
  7. my birthday is on [Monday]
  8. his birthday is coming up (soon, next month)
  9. are going out [to dinner, for drinks] for my birthday
  10. have a birthday in [December]
  11. when is your birthday?
  12. what did you get for your birthday?
  13. I want a [bike, computer, drum kit] for my birthday
  14. [celebrity, famous] birthdays
  15. celebrate your birthday (with friends)
n as adj
  1. [organize, put on, go to] a birthday party
  2. a birthday [cake, card, present, gift, surprise]
  3. the birthday [boy, girl]
  4. birthday [wishes, candles, balloons]
  5. [this, April] is my birthday month
  6. [in, wearing only] her birthday suit
'birthday' also found in these entries (note: many are not synonyms or translations):
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