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Bank Night

What Does "Bank Night" Mean?

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"Bank night" is an English idiom. It means "a promotional evening at a cinema during which patrons are offered the chance to win cash prizes."

Examples in Sentences

Here are three examples of the idiom "bank night" used in a sentence:
  • Let's go to the movies on bank night; we might win some money.
  • They won $100 during last week's bank night.
  • Every Thursday is bank night at our local theater.
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What Is an Idiom?

An idiom is a commonly used expression whose meaning does not relate to the literal meaning of its words. In other words, if you were to translate "Bank Night" word for word, there is no guarantee the translation would help you to understand the meaning.

An idiom often includes a cultural or historical context that makes it difficult for non-native English speakers to understand. A phrase is classified as an idiom when a direct translation of the words does not reveal the meaning. Most idioms rely on shared knowledge or experiences known only to a specific community.

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