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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Merry. Looking or feeling bright and cheerful in a way that seems suitable for celebrating something.

Usage examples (36)
  • The wedding was a festive occasion for the entire town.
  • A festive (or festal) occasion
  • I am sometimes half inclined to seek, in festive mirth, a refuge form thought and reflection.
  • The spacious galleries were crowded to suffocation by beautiful Southern belles in festive attire. for more
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