What does Black Monday mean?

Black Monday meaning in General Dictionary

Easter Monday so called from the extent of the time in 1360 which was so unusual that numerous of Edward IIIs troops then before Paris passed away through the cool

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  • Easter Monday, so called from the seriousness of the day in 1360, that has been so uncommon many of Edward III.'s troops, after that before Paris, passed away through the cold.
  • The first Monday after the holidays; -- so called by English schoolboys.

Black Monday meaning in Finance Dictionary

Monday 19th October 1987 when stock exchange values throughout the world fell heavily triggered by a large fall-in the Dow Jones Industrial typical in the US.


Black Monday meaning in General Dictionary

Easter Monday, so named from the seriousness of that time in 1360, that was so unusual that lots of of Edward III.'s troops, then before Paris, passed away from the cold.

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  • 1st Monday after the holiday breaks; -- so-called by English schoolboys.