fest

noun \ˌfest\

Definition of fest

  1. :  a gathering, event, or show having a specified focus a music fest —often used in combination a gabfest

Origin and Etymology of fest

German, from Fest celebration, from Latin festum — more at feast


First Known Use: 1889



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