lovefest

noun
love·​fest | \ˈləv-ˌfest \

Definition of lovefest 

: love feast sense 2 broadly : an expression or exchange of goodwill, praise, or affection

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But despite basketball’s lovefest for the city and its status as a four-time host of the Final Four, San Antonio will have a hard time getting another one. Rachel Bachman And Jared Diamond, WSJ, "Remember the Alamodome? The Final Four Might Not Be Back," 2 Apr. 2018 After their Memorial Day lovefest, the couple traveled to New Jersey to attend the wedding of one of Nick's cousins. Kayleigh Roberts, Marie Claire, "Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra Attended an Engagement Party in India," 29 June 2018 Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' lovefest continues. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Priyanka Chopra Just Went Instagram Official with Nick Jonas," 28 June 2018 The moves come amid a week-long lovefest in which the leftist-nationalist extended a hand to people, organizations and economic policies that he for years had harshly criticized and had made targets of throughout his campaign. Dudley Althaus, Washington Post, "Mexico’s leftist president-elect begins his outreach to the U.S. and Trump," 6 July 2018 Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin's lovefest was interrupted by a minor technical difficulty yesterday. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin Were "Stranded" in the Hamptons After Their Car Broke Down," 3 July 2018 The Fourth of July is usually a time for national unity, when Americans of all political stripes often turn their gaze to Washington as part of a patriotic lovefest. Mark Kennedy, The Seattle Times, "Beach Boys versus Sara Evans at July 4th rival TV concerts," 3 July 2018 The inter-fandom lovefest that followed saw the hashtag trend for several hours as the Hive got to know more about the rising boy band and BTS’ stalwart fans got to enjoy Bey's music. Tamar Herman, Billboard, "BTS' Army and Beyonce's Beyhive Teamed Up on Twitter For a Major Streaming Party," 20 June 2018 The book tour has the potential to be a media lovefest, with journalists who are no fans of Trump embracing Comey's narrative as a victim of the president. Howard Kurtz, Fox News, "Comey book tour targeted after 'mob boss' attack on Trump," 13 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of lovefest

1907, in the meaning defined above

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