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
Tossing catfish during pregame festivities appears to work best for fans, with one caveat: Don’t hit the anthem singer.
Tossing catfish during pregame festivities appears to work best for fans, with one caveat: Don't hit the anthem singer.
Gov. Billy Nungesser kicks off the day's festivities at 1 p.m. at St. Genevieve's Landing near Slidell.
As for the Home Run Derby — the anchor event in the festivities before the All-Star Game —
Festivities continued later at the Fort Worth Botanical Garden when friends gathered to celebrate the 100th birthday of one of Arlington Charities’ founders, Thelma Swindell.
Before the festivities were set to begin, however, about 300 young men and women were sworn in Friday to their branches of service — the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force and Coast Guard.
Preservation Hall Legacy Quintet will kick off the festivities Friday night, and Nik West will headline Saturday Night.
The architects and developer need to suggest festivity without compromising the station's architectural integrity.
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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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