in a festal/festive manner

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  • Festally — Fes tal*ly, adv. Joyously; festively; mirthfully. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • festally — adverb see festal …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • festally — See festal. * * * …   Universalium

  • festally — adv. in a holiday manner, with celebration …   English contemporary dictionary

  • festally — fes·tal·ly …   English syllables

  • festally — adverb see festal * * * fesˈtally adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑festal …   Useful english dictionary

  • festal — festally, adv. /fes tl/, adj. pertaining to or befitting a feast, festival, holiday, or gala occasion. [1470 80; < L fest(um) FEAST + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • festal — adjective Etymology: Latin festum Date: 15th century of or relating to a feast or festival ; festive • festally adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • festal — adjective relating to a festival; festive. Derivatives festally adverb Origin C15: via OFr. from late L. festalis, from L. festum, (plural) festa feast …   English new terms dictionary

  • banquet — I. n. Feast, entertainment, regalement, treat. II. v. n. Feast, be regaled with good eating and drinking. III. v. a. Treat with a banquet or feast, regale, entertain festally, feast …   New dictionary of synonyms

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