from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A festival or feast.
- n. An elaborate, often outdoor entertainment.
- n. An elaborate party.
- transitive v. To celebrate or honor with a festival, a feast, or an elaborate entertainment.
- transitive v. To pay honor to.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A festival open to the public, the proceeds from which are often given to charity.
- n. A feast, celebration or carnival.
- v. To celebrate (a person).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A feat.
- n.pl. Feet.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A Middle English form of feat.
- A Middle English form of feat.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an elaborate party (often outdoors)
- n. an organized series of acts and performances (usually in one place)
- v. have a celebration
French fête, from Old French feste; see feast.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From French fête (Wiktionary)