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feast

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of feast

  1. 1 a large fancy meal often accompanied by ceremony or entertainment some 90 Native Americans showed up for the feast put on by the Pilgrims at Plymouth Synonyms of feast banquet, dinner, feed, regale, spread Words Related to feast chow, mess, repast, table; blowout, carnival, festival, fete (or fête), gala, party, shindig; festivity; barbecue, clambake, cookout, fry, luau, roast; buffet, luncheon, smorgasbord

  2. 2 a source of great satisfaction the colorful Mardi Gras parade is a feast for the senses Synonyms of feast delectation, delight, gas [slang], joy, kick, manna, pleasure, treatWords Related to feast amusement, diversion, entertainment, fun, recreation; comfort, relief, solace; gratification, indulgence; ambrosia

  3. 3 an amount or supply more than sufficient to meet one's needs on the Internet there's a feast of information about this medical condition Synonyms of feast abundance, cornucopia, plenty, plenitude, plentitude, plethora, superabundance, wealthWords Related to feast adequacy, competence, competency, sufficiency; ampleness, amplitude, liberality; excess, overdose, overflow, overkill, oversupply, redundancy, superfluity, superfluousness, surfeit, surplus; copiousness, fecundity, fertility, fruitfulness, opulence, richness; lavishness, luxurianceNear Antonyms of feast paucity, poverty, scarcity; barrenness, infertility, sterilityAntonyms of feast deficiency, inadequacy, insufficiency, undersupply


feast

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of feast

  1. 1 to entertain with a fancy meal the returning war heroes were feasted all over the country Synonyms of feast banquet, dine, junket, regale Words Related to feast board, cater, feed, provision; fete (or fête), honor, recognize

  2. 2 to give satisfaction to feast your eyes on all the fresh flowers at the farmers' market Synonyms of feast agree (with), content, delight, please, gas [slang], glad [archaic], gladden, gratify, pleasure, rejoice, satisfy, suit, warmWords Related to feast appease, mollify, pacify, placate, soothe; assuage, quench, sate, satiate; excite, tickle, titillate; amuse, divert, entertain, treat; captivate, charm; galvanize, thrill; calm, comfort; cater (to), humor, indulge; coddle, mollycoddle, pamper, spoilNear Antonyms of feast aggravate, annoy, bother, bug, chafe, cross, exasperate, gall, get, grate, irk, irritate, nettle, peeve, perturb, pique, put out, ruffle, vex; anger, enrage, incense, inflame (also enflame), infuriate, madden, outrage, rankle, rile, roil, steam up; provoke, rouse; agitate, distress, disturb, fret, upset; harass, harry, pester; affront, insult, offendAntonyms of feast displease



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