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banquet

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of banquet

  1. a large fancy meal often accompanied by ceremony or entertainment <prepared a celebratory banquet for the graduating class> Synonyms feast, dinner, feed, regale, spreadRelated Words chow, mess, repast, table; blowout, carnival, festival, fete (or fête), gala, party, shindig; festivity; barbecue, clambake, cookout, fry, luau, roast; buffet, luncheon, smorgasbord




banquet

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of banquet

  1. to entertain with a fancy meal <banqueted the returning troops at the military base> Synonyms feast, dine, junket, regaleRelated Words board, cater, feed, provision; fete (or fête), honor, recognize





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