Ascension Day definition

  • proper-noun:
    • The fortieth day's Easter, that's the Thursday 39 times after Easter.
  • noun:
    • the Thursday but one before Whitsuntide, the afternoon upon which commemorated our Savior's ascension into heaven after their resurrection; -- labeled as also Holy Thursday.
    • (Christianity) celebration regarding the Ascension of Christ into paradise; observed regarding 40th time after Easter

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