love feast

noun

Definition of love feast

1 : a meal eaten in common by a Christian congregation in token of brotherly love
2 : a gathering held to promote reconciliation and good feeling or show someone affectionate honor

First Known Use of love feast

1573, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Love feast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/love%20feast. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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