merrymaking


mer·ry·mak·ing

noun \-kiŋ\

: fun and enjoyment : joyful celebration that includes eating, drinking, singing, and dancing

Full Definition of MERRYMAKING

1
:  gay or festive activity :  conviviality
2
:  a convivial occasion :  festivity

Examples of MERRYMAKING

  1. <Christmas Eve is always an occasion of much merrymaking at our home.>

First Known Use of MERRYMAKING

1618

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