HyperDic: nov

English > 1 sense of the word Nov:
NOUNtimeNov, Novemberthe month following October and preceding December
Nov > pronunciation
Soundsnowveh'mber; now'v
Rhymesabsorber ... weber / Weber: 72 rhymes with ber...
alcove ... trove: 11 rhymes with owv...
English > Nov: 1 sense > noun 1, time
MeaningThe month following October and preceding December.
SynonymNovember
Part ofGregorian calendar, New Style calendarThe solar calendar now in general use, introduced by Gregory XIII in 1582 to correct an error in the Julian calendar by suppressing 10 days, making Oct 5 be called Oct 15, and providing that only centenary years divisible by 400 should be leap years
PartsAll Saints' Day, Allhallows, November 1, Hallowmas, HallowmassA Christian feast day honoring all the saints
All Souls' Day, November 2A day of supplication for all the souls in purgatory
Martinmas, St Martin's Day, 11 NovemberThe feast / feast of Saint Martin
November 5anniversary of the discovery of the Gunpowder Plot
Thanksgiving, Thanksgiving DayFourth Thursday in November in the United States
Veterans Day, Veterans' Day, Armistice Day, November 11A legal holiday in the United States
mid-NovemberThe middle part of November
BroaderGregorian calendar monthA month in the Gregorian calendar
SpanishNavarra, noviembre, nov
Catalannovembre

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