mayday mayday  /ˈmeɪ deɪ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an internationally recognized distress signal via radiotelephone (from the French m'aider)

News

  1. Kaohsiung City Government and Asian Pop Sensation Mayday Promote "The Best of Kaohsiung - Travel As You Wish" in Hong ...

    Mixing delicious specialty fruits from Kaohsiung, Asian pop superstars Mayday and Mr. Lee Yung-te, Deputy Mayor of Kaohsiung City Government, created a giant 'Sea of Ice,' the refreshing signature summer ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. MayDay Parade Headlines Loudoun Youth Fest on Saturday, June 15

    MayDay Parade headlines the Loudoun Youth Fest on Saturday, June 15th, 3:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Brambleton Town Center. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10813843.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Full text of firefighters memorial address by Houston Fire Dept. Chief Garrison

    Mayday, the internationally recognized word used to send a distress signal to an entire department alerting them that one or more of their members are in jeopardy. It is also a signal that Firefighters fear hearing the most.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: FOX 26 Houston

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Quotes

  1. Southgate said: "I am disgusted with the manner in which this campaign has gone about its fundraising. Mayday for Nurses is a worthy cause, but there are many others. The players at this club support any number of local and national charities and...
    on Oct 11, 2007 By: Gareth Southgate Source: ITV.com

  2. Nick Clegg, the Liberal Democrat leader, added: "Damian Green's arrest is a Mayday warning for our democracy. British democracy is in danger when opposition politicians get arrested by teams of counter-terrorism officers. This is something you might...
    on Nov 28, 2008 By: Nick Clegg Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  3. "Thornton, Mayday, and Marchant went out one shift and hit everything in sight," said forward Ryan Getzlaf. "They kept the puck in the zone for about 2 1/2 minutes. I give all the credit to those guys for sparking our group. I don't think we...
    on May 29, 2007 By: Ryan Getzlaf Source: Boston Globe (registration)

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