Shrove Tuesday - definition and synonyms

noun [countable/uncountable] British 

Your browser doesn’t support HTML5 audio

/ˌʃrəʊv ˈtjuːzdeɪ/
singularShrove Tuesday
pluralShrove Tuesdays
  1. the Tuesday in February that is the last day before the Christian season of lent. The American word is Mardi Gras.