from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Boisterous merrymaking.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of reveling; merrymaking; especially, boisterous festivity or jollity.
  • noun Synonyms See carousal.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act of engaging in a revel; noisy festivity; reveling.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Joyful merry-making.

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

  • noun unrestrained merrymaking


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