Examples of festivity in a Sentence
The decorations give the hall an air of festivity.
The festivities will include a parade, a concert, and games for children.
We enjoyed the New Year's Eve festivities.
Recent Examples of festivity from the Web
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Different promoters and venues put together events that comprise the festivities, which means it cannot be outright canceled by Miami Beach.
The remnants of these festivities remain strewn about our cosmic backyard.
Like many young adults traveling from the suburbs to the Boystown neighborhood parade, the 21-year-old from Tinley Park wasn't going to let anything get in the way of her attending the festivities.
The water area -- a longtime favorite at the museum -- was recently updated and unveiled Saturday as part of the Naperville museum's 30th anniversary festivities.
Hip-hop star Lil Jon and reggaeton star Don Omar will be a part of entertainment festivities for the upcoming All-Star Game Week in Miami, Major League Baseball announced Wednesday morn ing.
The tragedy cast a pall on the Trooping the Color festivities that mark the official birthday of Queen Elizabeth II.
Some 315 alumni and notable guests from Hollywood, Broadway and across Chicago came together for the 45th anniversary festivities and to honor founder Joyce Piven.
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First Known Use of festivity
FESTIVITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of festivity for English Language Learners
: celebration and enjoyment
festivities : enjoyable activities at the time of a holiday or other special occasion : festive activities
FESTIVITY Defined for Kids
Definition of festivity for Students
1 : festive activity holiday festivities
2 : celebration and enjoyment a feeling of festivity
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