V-E Day
   V-E Day stood for Victory in Europe Day, which came following the German surrender on 6 May 1945. V-E Day was officially celebrated following the cessation of all hostilities in Europe on 8 May 1945.

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  • V-E Day — ☆ V E Day [vē′ē′ ] n. [< v(ictory in) E(urope)] May 8, 1945, the day on which the surrender of Germany was announced, officially ending the European phase of WWII …   English World dictionary

  • V-E Day — Victory in Europe Day May 8th 1945, the day on which victory in Europe in World War II was celebrated …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • V-E Day — [ ,vi i ,deı ] Victory in Europe Day: May 8, 1945, when the fighting of World War II officially ended in Europe …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • V-E Day — noun the date of Allied victory in Europe, World War II • Syn: ↑8 May 1945 • Instance Hypernyms: ↑V day, ↑Victory Day * * * May 8, 1945, the day of victory in Europe for the Allies in World War II. * * * V E Day UK [ˌviː ˈiː ˌdeɪ] US [ˌvi ˈi… …   Useful english dictionary

  • V-E Day — Wilhelm Keitel unterzeichnet die deutsche Kapitulation. Sonderausgabe von …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • V-E-Day — Wilhelm Keitel unterzeichnet die deutsche Kapitulation …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • V-E Day — UK [ˌviː ˈiː ˌdeɪ] / US [ˌvɪ ˈɪ ˌdeɪ] Victory in Europe Day: 8 May, 1945, when the fighting of the Second World War officially ended in Europe …   English dictionary

  • V-E Day — May 8, 1945, the day of victory in Europe for the Allies in World War II. * * * …   Universalium

  • V-E Day — n. why May 8, 1945, the day of victory in Europe for the Allies in World War II …   From formal English to slang

  • V-J-Day — Japanische Delegierte an Bord der USS Missouri V J Day ist die Abkürzung für „Victory over Japan Day“ (engl. Sieg über Japan Tag) und steht für den 15. August 1945, den Tag der Kapitulation Japans im Zweiten Weltkrieg. Wenige Tage vorher hatten… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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