from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Participation in festive activities.
  • n. A festivity; a revelry.
  • n. Festive activities.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. joyful festivities, especially as a celebration

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Making or producing mirth; convivial; jolly.
  • n. The act of making merry; conviviality; merriment; jollity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Producing mirth or sport.
  • n. The act of making merry; a convivial entertainment; a gay festival.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a boisterous celebration; a merry festivity


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