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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Merrymaking, entertainment, festivity.

Usage examples (39)
  • Noun, : the gaieties of the New Year season. ,gaiety of dress
  • His gayety was a little extravagant, and so it might naturally be if it were forced.
  • September, and recalled the gayety of the season for the moment to the desolate metropolis.
  • The outward peace of such a man is but despair well masked; his gayety is the carelessness of for more
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