festival definition

  • noun:
    • an event for feasting or event, specifically daily or period of spiritual significance that recurs at regular periods.
    • An often regularly continual system of cultural performances, exhibitions, or tournaments: a film event.
    • Revelry; conviviality.
    • An event or community gathering, typically staged by a local neighborhood, which centers on some theme, often on some special aspect of the community.
    • In mythology, a collection of parties in the honour of a god.
    • A festal time; a feast; a time of feasting; an anniversary or appointed day's festive occasion.
    • Synonyms Banquet, etc. See feast.
    • an organized group of acts and performances (usually in one destination)
    • a day or period of time reserve for feasting and occasion
    • An occasion for feasting or special event, particularly on a daily basis or period of spiritual significance that recurs at regular intervals.
    • An often regularly recurring system of social performances, exhibitions, or competitions: a film festival.
    • Revelry; conviviality.
    • An event or community gathering, often staged by a local neighborhood, which focuses on some theme, sometimes on some unique facet of the neighborhood.
    • In mythology, some parties in honour of a god.
    • A festal day; a feast; an occasion of feasting; an anniversary or appointed day's festive party.
    • Synonyms Banquet, etc. See feast.
    • an organized series of acts and shows (usually in one single destination)
    • each day or duration put aside for feasting and special event
    • a celebration for feasting or gathering, especially just about every day or time of religious significance that recurs at regular periods.
    • An often regularly recurring program of cultural performances, exhibitions, or competitions: a film festival.
    • Revelry; conviviality.
    • An event or community gathering, usually staged by a nearby neighborhood, which focuses on some theme, occasionally on some special facet of the neighborhood.
    • In mythology, some festivities in the honour of a god.
    • an event for feasting or special event, particularly per day or period of religious value that recurs at regular periods.
    • An often regularly recurring program of cultural activities, exhibitions, or competitions: a film event.
    • Revelry; conviviality.
    • An event or community gathering, frequently staged by a local community, which centers on some motif, sometimes on some unique facet of the community.
    • In mythology, a collection of festivities into the honour of a god.
    • A festal time; a feast; an occasion of feasting; an anniversary or appointed day's festive celebration.
    • Synonyms Banquet, etc. See feast.
    • an organized variety of functions and performances (usually in one place)
    • a day or period of time put aside for feasting and special event
    • A festal time; a feast; a period of feasting; a wedding anniversary or appointed day of festive special event.
    • Synonyms Banquet, etc. See feast.
    • an organized number of functions and activities (usually in one single place)
    • every single day or time period set aside for feasting and special event
    • a celebration for feasting or occasion, specifically everyday or period of religious relevance that recurs at regular intervals.
    • An occasion for feasting or event, especially everyday or period of spiritual importance that recurs at regular intervals.
    • An often regularly continual system of cultural shows, events, or tournaments: a film event.
    • An often regularly continual program of cultural activities, exhibitions, or competitions: a film event.
    • Revelry; conviviality.
    • Revelry; conviviality.
    • a conference or community gathering, often staged by an area neighborhood, which centers on some theme, often on some special aspect of the community.
    • a meeting or neighborhood gathering, usually staged by a local neighborhood, which focuses on some motif, sometimes on some unique aspect of the neighborhood.
    • In mythology, a collection of parties within the honour of a god.
    • In mythology, a collection of parties within the honour of a god.
    • A festal time; a feast; an occasion of feasting; a wedding anniversary or appointed day of festive gathering.
    • Synonyms Banquet, etc. See feast.
    • an organized number of functions and shows (usually within one destination)
    • every day or period of time put aside for feasting and gathering
    • A festal day; a feast; a time of feasting; an anniversary or appointed day's festive event.
    • Synonyms Banquet, etc. See feast.
    • an organized variety of acts and activities (usually within one location)
    • a day or duration put aside for feasting and party
  • adjective:
    • Of, associated with, or appropriate a feast or festival; festive.
    • with respect to a feast or feast-day. (today only since the noun used attributively.)
    • related to a fest; festive; festal; proper to a festival; joyous; mirthful.
    • Of, associated with, or suited to a feast or event; festive.
    • with respect to a feast or feast-day. (Now only while the noun used attributively.)
    • regarding a fest; festive; festal; proper to a festival; joyous; mirthful.
    • Of, associated with, or ideal for a feast or event; festive.
    • related to a feast or feast-day. (today only while the noun used attributively.)
    • regarding a fest; festive; festal; appropriate to a festival; joyous; mirthful.
    • Of, regarding, or appropriate a feast or festival; festive.
    • regarding a feast or feast-day. (today only since the noun used attributively.)
    • related to a fest; festive; festal; appropriate to a festival; joyous; mirthful.
    • Of, regarding, or suited to a feast or festival; festive.
    • Of, concerning, or ideal for a feast or festival; festive.
    • regarding a feast or feast-day. (Now only due to the fact noun used attributively.)
    • related to a feast or feast-day. (today just due to the fact noun utilized attributively.)
    • with respect to a fest; festive; festal; appropriate to a festival; joyous; mirthful.
    • regarding a fest; festive; festal; appropriate to a festival; joyous; mirthful.
  • others:
    • Of, related to, or befitting a feast; going to or marking a joyous party; joyous; festal: because, a festival activity.
    • Of, regarding, or befitting a feast; going to or marking a joyous celebration; joyous; festal: because, a festival enjoyment.
    • Of, related to, or befitting a feast; attending or marking a joyous party; joyous; festal: as, a festival enjoyment.
    • Of, regarding, or befitting a feast; going to or establishing a joyous gathering; joyous; festal: as, a festival entertainment.
    • Of, related to, or befitting a feast; attending or establishing a joyous event; joyous; festal: because, a festival entertainment.
    • Of, with respect to, or befitting a feast; attending or marking a joyous gathering; joyous; festal: since, a festival entertainment.

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