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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A festival or feast.

Usage examples (34)
  • The town has a fete each year to celebrate the last day of the harvest.
  • "And she called the fete of the Rosiere a root of bitterness!" exclaimed
  • The fete is Oscar-like, with a daunting line of photographers and smartphone-waving bloggers and fans.
  • But the queens of the fete were the two little girls, Nana and for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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