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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of banquet.

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Examples

  • I tried to remember when the last time he had banqueted at the royal table had been.

    ceciliatan: The Prince’s Boy, 29

  • Hezbollah Leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah and Iranian President Mahmood Ahmadinejad banqueted together and discussed "the latest developments in the region, and Zionist threats against Lebanon and Syria," according to Lebanese Al-Manar television, in reference to Tel Aviv's saber rattling hinting at a fresh conflict with Hezbollah.

    Nasrallah and Ahmadinejad's Banquet of Defiance

  • They banqueted in the hall where in medieval times the Teutonic Knights had feasted.

    Emancipation

  • He was photographed and pointed out and banqueted and invited to speak at opulent charity events.

    Mark Twain

  • Birds of all kinds flocked there in enormous numbers, and banqueted gloriously during the summer.

    La Vend�e

  • Here, beneath their gaze, men had banqueted and danced and ruled.

    The Inn of Tranquillity: Studies and Essays

  • Having finished supper, they banqueted [10] afresh on conversation, Homer narrating his wanderings, and telling of the cities he had visited.

    The Iliad of Homer

  • When this Lorde had well banqueted them, hee presently called for his barge, and did accompany the said galley to the Lorde general the Earle of Essex, who then did ride with his ship a good distance off: and there they being in like maner most honorably receiued, and intertained, the

    The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation

  • The Athenaeum Club made him a visiting member (an honor considered next to knighthood); Punch quoted him; societies banqueted him; his apartments, as before; were besieged by callers.

    Mark Twain: A Biography

  • Having finished supper, they banqueted afresh on conversation, Homer narrating his wanderings, and telling of the cities he had visited.

    The Odyssey of Homer

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