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Meaning of FIESTA

Pronunciation:  fee'estu

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an elaborate party (often outdoors)
 

FIESTA is a 6 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: feast, fete
 
 See Also: party

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fies"ta\, n. [Sp. See {Feast}, n.]
Among Spanish, a religious festival; a saint's day or
holiday; also, a holiday or festivity.

      Even . . . a bullfight is a fiesta.      --Am. Dialect
                                               Notes.

      Some fiesta, when all the surrounding population were
      expected to turn out in holiday dress for merriment.
                                               --The Century.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: banquet, blowout, carnival, do, fair, feast, festival, festive occasion, festivity, fete, field day, gala, gala affair, gala day, great doings, high jinks, jamboree, kermis, Mardi Gras, party, picnic, Saturnalia, waygoose, wayzgoose
 

 

 

 

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