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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A festive celebration. Also: festive; festal; showy.

Usage examples (33)
  • This is a gala day for you.
  • Another fundraising gala is scheduled for September.
  • Its next U.S. gala is scheduled for June on the Mall.
  • In the midst of the enemy's camp-ground, underneath a temporary dance-house, are men and women in gala-day dress. for more
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