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Meaning of GALA

Pronunciation:  'geylu

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a gay festivity
 

GALA is a 4 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: blowout, gala affair, jamboree
 
 See Also: celebration, festivity

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ga"la\, n. [F. gala show, pomp, fr. It. gala finery, gala;
of German origin. See {Gallant}.]
Pomp, show, or festivity. --Macaulay.

{Gala day}, a day of mirth and festivity; a holiday.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ball, banquet, blowout, carnival, celebration, celebratory, cheerful, cheery, convivial, do, event, fair, feast, festal, festival, festive, festive occasion, festivity, fete, field day, fiesta, gala affair, gala day, gay, gladsome, gleeful, great doings, happening, happy, high jinks, hilarious, holiday, holy day, jamboree, jolly, jovial, joyful, joyous, kermis, Mardi Gras, merry, merrymaking, occasion, on the loose, pageant, party, picnic, red-letter day, Saturnalia, waygoose, wayzgoose
 

 

 

 

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