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General social events and social activity

black tie

noun

an event to which formal clothes are worn

blind date

noun

an arrangement in which two people who have never met before spend some time together, in order to find out whether they like each other enough to start a relationship

coffee morning

noun

a social occasion when people talk and drink coffee, often organized in order to collect money for charity

company

noun

the activity of being with other people

competition

noun

an organized event in which people try to win prizes by being better than other people

dinner party

noun

a social event in which you invite people to your house for an evening meal

do

noun

a social event such as a party

evening

noun

an evening during which a special entertainment has been arranged

event

noun

an organized occasion such as a party or sports competition

fringe

noun

activities that are connected with a major public event but are not an official part of it

function

noun

a social event such as a party, especially one for a large number of people

get-together

noun

an informal social occasion

jolly

noun

an occasion when a group of people go somewhere together and have fun

night

noun

an evening when a particular event takes place

night

noun

a particular evening on which a play or concert is performed

open house

noun

a party which you invite people to come to whenever they want to during a particular time period

reunion

noun

a social event for people who have not seen each other for a long time, for example members of the same family or people who studied or worked together

singalong

noun

an occasion when people get together to sing songs for fun

singsong

noun

an occasion when people get together to sing songs for fun

society

noun

the company or friendship of other people

tasting

noun

an event where you can taste small amounts of different foods and drinks to decide if you like them

visit

noun

an occasion when you spend time talking to someone

fraternization

noun

a night out

an evening when you go out to a cinema, theatre, party etc

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