love·​fest | \ ˈləv-ˌfest How to pronounce lovefest (audio) \

Definition of lovefest

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

Examples of lovefest in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The shifting sands come as the industry is preparing to gather next week in Las Vegas for CinemaCon, the annual lovefest between movie theater owners and studio executives. Rebecca Rubin, Variety, 19 Aug. 2021 Moments after the cathartic lovefest that occurred before his eyes during his set at the Windy City Smokeout music festival earlier this summer, Brett Eldredge ran off stage and retreated to his tour bus. Tricia Despres,, 19 Aug. 2021 Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck's Mediterranean lovefest isn't over yet. Bianca Betancourt, Harper's BAZAAR, 28 July 2021 But, as expected, Biden’s visit to Illinois was also a veritable Democratic lovefest. Lisa Donovan,, 7 July 2021 Mickelson said after spending more than four hours in the middle of a Phil lovefest. Tim Dahlberg, Star Tribune, 22 May 2021 The Cuomo-Cuomo lovefest that took place on CNN's airwaves has been panned by critics as the nursing home scandal began plaguing the New York governor. Fox News, 28 Feb. 2021 Tallahassee’s tech lovefest continued, however, and last year lawmakers passed a bill to help pave the way for financial technology firms to come to Florida. Gray Rohrer,, 22 Feb. 2021 Imagine that, a lovefest between union and management breaking out just days before the big game. Tim Dahlberg, Star Tribune, 4 Feb. 2021

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First Known Use of lovefest

1907, in the meaning defined above

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“Lovefest.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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