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noun [countable] birthday pronunciation in American English /ˈbɜrθˌdeɪ/
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  1. the day each year that has the same date as the one on which you were born

    It’s her seventeenth birthday tomorrow.

    Her birthday is on June 7th.

    1. a.
      [only before noun] intended to celebrate someone’s birthday

      a birthday party/card/present


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spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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