follow Dictionary.com

Denotation vs. Connotation

Holy Hour

noun
1.
(RC Church) an hour set aside for prayer and reflection
2.
(not capitals) (Irish, informal) a period during the afternoon when public houses are obliged to close by law
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for holy hour
Historical Examples
  • This is the holy hour when gently the beloved comes, like the breeze or smoke, most gently, most slowly.

    The Love Poems mile Verhaeren

Word of the Day

Word Value for holy

10
9
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for holy hour