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
Food 4 Less, 4551 Mack Road, Sacramento: The new discount grocery store hosted grand-opening festivities on April 11.
This is only the first of the Queen’s birthday festivities: In June, all of London will celebrate her birthday during Trooping the Colour, the annual parade that sees all of the royal family come together on the balcony of Buckingham Palace.
Angel loved spinning records at parties and festivities.
This year, festivities came amid regional tensions in Syria near Israel's northern frontier and along its southern Gaza border.
The Patio marks the latest foray from Boston Garden Development Corporation, which is midway through a three-year contract with the city to promote festivities on City Hall Plaza.
Since this year's Derby takes place on Cinco de Mayo, why not celebrate both festivities at once?
Also on Thursday, Selena, who hosted last year's WE Day California festivities, shared a photo on Instagram of her and Nellie holding hands while lying on top of the WE logo.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu and the City Council are cruising to the end of their term this month, with inauguration festivities set for Mayor-elect LaToya Cantrell and the new council on May 7.
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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
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