Examples of festive in a Sentence
The house looks very festive during the holidays.
She was in a festive mood.
The reunion will be a festive occasion.
Recent Examples of festive from the Web
The couple threw on some festive American flag jammies, while others like William Shatner and Mark Ruffalo offered simple tweets in honor of the big day.
Courtesy of Francis Ford Coppola Winery While there are a slew of them out there, Francis Ford Coppola Winery’s Sofia Mini Blanc de Blancs 4-pack wins for its festive looks and individual, teeny bendy straws.
In front of a festive holiday weekend crowd at Rentschler Field, which totaled 28,494, a young American team, missing many of its big-name stars, seized the chance against a familiar World Cup rival in a competitive exhibition.
For festive, stick with an outfit that could realistically work for any dress code short of black tie.
On Friday night enjoy rides, music, food and a general festive atmosphere.
Festive photo backdrops scattered throughout the space gave attendees plenty of Insta and Boomerang photo ops.
Southern chic options for lighting, upholstery, linens, and tableware are plentiful, as are gifts like candles, Alabama/Auburn throw pillows, and festive lake-themed signs.
AL DIAZ email@example.com The annual Leadership Blue fundraiser, held at the Diplomat Beach Resort, gave Florida Democrats their first chance to regroup in a festive environment since Trump won the state last November.
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Origin and Etymology of festive
Latin festivus, from festum
First Known Use: 1613See Words from the same year
FESTIVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of festive for English Language Learners
: cheerful and exciting : suited to a celebration or holiday
: of or relating to Christmas
FESTIVE Defined for Kids
Definition of festive for Students
1 : having to do with a feast or festival
2 : very merry and joyful festive decorations
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