gai·ety noun \ˈgā-ə-tē\
: a happy and lively quality
: merrymaking; also : festive activity —often used in plural
Variants of GAIETY
gai·ety also gay·ety \ˈgā-ə-tē\
Examples of GAIETY
- The party had none of the gaiety we've seen in past years.
- the gaiety of the carnival
Origin of GAIETY
First Known Use: 1634
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