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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A host at a feast or ceremonial dinner

Usage examples (13)
  • Verb (used with object) : They banqueted the visiting prime minister in grand style
  • Verb (used without object) : They banqueted on pheasant, wild boar, and three kinds of fish
  • And indeed, these royal cup-bearers are neat-handed at their task, mixing the bowl with infinite elegance, and pouring the wine into the beakers without spilling a drop, and...
  • "'Scuse me!" says a thick-voiced banqueter in the hall. for more
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